Pps 14 day assessment?

  1. 0 Patient admitted to SNF 8/25 for Skilled nursing and Rehab and discharged on 9/8. Counting the date of admission, the RUG worksheet puts dc date as day 15, although patient was in facility for 14 midnights. Does a 14 day assessment need to be completed when the patient goes home on day 15?
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  3. Visit  Talino profile page
    A PPS 14-day is not required since the 5-day RUG will pay you 'til day 14.
    However, an OBRA Admission MDS must be completed.
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  4. Visit  JJMAX50 profile page
    Does that assessment include doing CAA's
  5. Visit  ibtootie profile page
    Yes, the PPS NC assessment included the CAA's.

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