Care Set Education and FIM Retirement

August 22, 2019

CMS is retiring the FIM instrument on September 30, 2019. As of October 1st, Care set codes will be used to determine length of stay and reimbursement. This program will educate Rehab Physician on the changes to assure quality care and desired outcomes for the assessment

Target Audience

Physicians of the Rehab Network

 

Learning Objectives

  1. Understand CMS changes effective October 1st.
  2. Differences between FIM and Care.
  3. Techniques to assure quality care and outcomes.
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 2.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
08/22/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
08/22/2019 - 6:00pm
Event ends: 
08/22/2019 - 8:00pm

 

 

Mercy room 2191
Pittsburgh, PA
United States

Kerry Gill DeLuca, MD

Medical Director, UPMC Rehabilitation Network

Assistant Professor, Dept of PM&R

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

UPMC PMR

Pittsburgh, PA

           

Briana Kelly, MOT, OTR/L

Senior Manager UPMC Rehabilitation Network

UPMC Rehabilitation Network

Pittsburgh, PA

 

Faculty Disclosure: 
No members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients to disclose.

CME Accreditation and Designation Statement

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other health care professionals are awarded 0.2 continuing education units (CEU’s) which are equal to 2.0 contact hours.

Available Credit

  • 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 2.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
08/22/2019
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
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