CHA News Article

CDPH Reminds SNFs to Review MDS Newsletters

The California Department of Public Health has issued the attached All Facilities Letter (AFL) to remind skilled-nursing facilities that its Minimum Data Set (MDS) newsletters, California MDS Nuggets, are posted on the CDPH website. The AFL also notes that the April issue includes information on MDS 3.0 record maintenance; provides links to new training videos for providers on Sections I, G, M and O; and offers details about upcoming revisions to the Physician Order for Life-Sustaining Treatment form and Section S.