CHA News Article

Registration Now Open for CMS Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Training
Training to address quality reporting program and patient assessment instrument

Registration has opened for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) 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 in-person training will be held in Dallas on May 18 from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (CT) and May 19 from 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (CT) at the Dallas/Addison Marriot Quorum by the Galleria hotel. CMS notes that registration is limited to 250 people on a first-come, first-served basis, and that a special conference rate is available at the hotel for those who register by May 10. Additional information is available on the CMS website.