MDS and CAT Changes for October, 2018

Posted by LTCS on March 1, 2018

Home Health Care Nurse and Home Health Nursing Care PlansHere are the CMS links and data specifications for the new MDS 3.0 V2.01.0 version, the MDS 3.0 RAI Manual v1.16, and new MDS forms.

There are significant changes to Section GG, I, J and M. Also, there is a new version for CAT 16, Pressure Ulcer.

The changes should be incorporated into the long term care facility’s MDS baseline nursing care plans.

MDS and CAT Data Specifications for October, 2018

MDS 3.0 RAI Manual v1.16