MDS Basics 2: Coding A, B, H, J, N, P, X, Z

This module of MDS 3.0 focuses on effective use of the RAI User's Manual, including basic knowledge needed to use the MDS 3.0 assessment form effectively.

To purchase the full 6-part training, click "Enroll in Training" and choose "Purchase All Six Basic Modules" on the payment screen. This option is available through any MDS Basic module.

Audience

This training is designed for long-term care professionals working with MDS 3.0 (nursing staff, MDS coordinators, social work, activities staff, therapy staff, nutrition and dietary staff) as well as facility administrators.

Objectives

By the end of this module you will be able to

  1. Describe the benefits of the RAI User's Manual
  2. Code MDS Sections A: Identification Information
  3. Code MDS Sections B: Hearing, Speech and Vision
  4. Code MDS Sections H: Bladder and Bowel
  5. Code MDS Sections J: Pain Management
  6. Code MDS Sections N: Medications
  7. Code MDS Sections P: Restraints
  8. Code MDS Sections X: Correction Request
  9. Code MDS Sections Z: Assessment Administration

Continuing Education Credits

CNE Credits offered until August 31, 2020.

The University at Albany School of Public Health is an Approved Provider of continuing nurse education by the Northeast Multi-State Division, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

This offering is approved for 2.0 nursing contact hours.

2.0 hours of Generic Continuing Education Credits

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  • Training launched: January 2019
  • Estimated time: 2 hours

The planners and course authors have no financial arrangements or affiliations with any commercial entities whose products, research or services may be discussed in this activity. No commercial support has been accepted for this activity.