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Q&A: I was told that if the resident needs two staff members in section G, then in GG they are automatically marked as dependent for that task. Is this correct?
Scott Heichel, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-CTA, DNS-CT, QCP, ICC, IPCO - February 24, 2021
Q&A: Our state is requiring PDPM data on OBRA assessments. Is section GG collected on only Medicaid residents or for all payer types?
Jessie McGill, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-MTA - October 06, 2020
Q&A: If we skill a resident for nursing only related to the COVID-19 infection and therapy is not involved, how do we code section GG? How would you code goals?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - April 21, 2020
Q&A: Can therapy code section GG based on their clinical judgment of what the resident is capable of doing?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - June 05, 2019
Q&A: We had to dash a few GG items on the PPS Discharge assessment, is this going to count against us for SNF QRP?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - March 06, 2019
Q&A: What are some notable differences between G and GG scoring methodologies?
CMS - January 09, 2019
Q&A: When a Medicare resident has more than one stay during an episode, does prior function (GG0100) and prior device use (GG0110) apply to the prior to admission entry or to the most recent Medicare reentry?
Jane Belt, MS, RN, RAC-MT, QCP - November 12, 2018
Q&A: Who is responsible for completing the functional assessment for section GG when the resident is not receiving PT or OT?
Mark McDavid, OTR, RAC-CT - October 29, 2018
Q&A: If a resident appeals a notice for Medicare Part A coverage ending, should we complete the PPS Part A Discharge based on the last covered day or wait for a decision?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - June 19, 2018
Q&A: How do I interpret the percentages on the CASPER Review and Correct Report for SNF QRP measures?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - April 02, 2018
Q&A: How do I code self-performance for a stand-up lift?
Scott Heichel RN, DNS-CT, RAC-CT - January 24, 2017