PDPM Series Part 1: Laying the Foundation

Post-Acute Care

PDPM Webinar Series

In this first webinar of our six part series, we lay the foundation of the PDPM. Ron Orth gives an overview of why CMS is changing the system, compare and contrast the PDPM with the current RUG IV program and demonstrates how the PDPM rate is calculated.

Watch this webinar to learn how to:

  • Identify how the PDPM compares and contrasts the RUG IV system
  • Identify the 6 components that determine the PDPM rate
  • Describe how the daily PDPM rate is calculated
  • Describe the Variable Rate Adjustments (VRA) built into the PDPM


Ron Orth RN, CHC, CMAC

Senior Analyst: SNF Regulations and Clinical Reimbursement, Relias

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