CHA News Article

CMS Announces Training on New IRF-PAI

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced that it will host a two-day “train-the-trainer” event on updates and changes to the inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) patient assessment instrument, including new reporting requirements for the IRF quality reporting program, that will go into effect Oct. 1.

The training will be held May 18 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (PT) and May 19 from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (CDT) in Dallas at the Dallas/Addison Marriot Quorum by the Galleria hotel. CMS will send additional information with registration and hotel information; to receive an email with registration information or ask questions about the training, email