HOW SNFs WILL NEED TO UPDATE WORKFLOWS FOR GATHERING AND SHARING INFORMATION UNDER PDPM?

Updated: Oct 9, 2019

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As the implementation date for PDPM draws near, SNFs need to assure that the IDT members have a firm understanding of how information gathering and sharing may need to change. Communication will remain a key focus for success but when and what we share will look somewhat different. Some questions to ask might include: How is the morning meeting structured? Are clinical discussions part of the daily communication? How do you track and communicate patient progress?


The Morning Meeting – This is the ideal time for all IDT members to share key data points and clinical updates on patients in the facility. Topics of discussion should include;

  • Admissions/discharges

  • Resi