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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
Holiday Challenge Question: How would you document this toileting activity?
AANAC - December 17, 2018
Q&A: How do we establish section GG goals when a resident is not on therapy’s caseload?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - November 12, 2018
Q&A: Why am I receiving warning message, -3907, on the Final Validation Report when we did code at least one goal in section GG?
Jessie McGill, RN, RAC-MT - November 12, 2018
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: Are we required to care plan the functional discharge goals that are established in section GG?
Jennifer LaBay, RN, RAC-MT - October 02, 2018
Q&A: What is the look-back for section GG, prior functioning, when it's asking "prior to becoming ill"? How far back should we ask the family about?
Jane Belt RN, MS, RAC-MT, RAC-CT, QCP - September 25, 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 is section GG coded if a Medicare Part A resident admits and discharges before day three of the stay?
Carol Maher, RN-BC, CPC, RAC-MT - May 14, 2018
Q&A: Who should complete section GG and when? I am hearing conflicting advice.
Scott Heichel, RN, CIC, DNS-CT, RAC-MT - April 02, 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 should I code toileting on the MDS if the resident was independent ten times, but had one to two episodes at limited, extensive, and total dependence?
Jennifer LaBay, RN, RAC-MT, RAC-CT - November 01, 2017
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