The PASRR Technical Assistance Center helps states fulfill the goals of Preadmission Screening and Resident Review

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FAQ
NF
Jul 12, 2018
Need for nursing facility (NF) services is defined by individual states, all of whom establish NF level of care (LOC) criteria.
FAQ
Timing, Level I
Jul 6, 2018
According to  CFR 42-§483.102, a PASRR Level I screen must be completed for all applicants to a Medicaid-certified nursing facility, regardless of payer.
FAQ
Timing, Level II
Jul 6, 2018
Pre-Admission General Rule.  Under 42 CFR §483.102 (a), the PASRR process applies to all Medicaid-certified nursing facility (NF)
FAQ
Laws and Rules
Jul 6, 2018
The PASRR Final Rule (57 FR 56450) was published in 1992, at which time the term "mental retardation" was still widely used.
FAQ
Level I, Personnel
Jul 6, 2018
There are no federal requirements regarding who must request Level I screens, but CFR 42-§483.102 is clear that all individuals who apply to reside in a Medicaid-cer
FAQ
Record Keeping, Timing
Jul 6, 2018
For a variety of reasons, including the availability of evaluators, it may not always be possible to perform a complete psychiatric evaluation on an individual before they are admitted to a nursing facility (NF).
FAQ
Change in Condition, Level II
Jul 6, 2018
There is no federal requirement that a Level II evaluation be completed prior to the individual returning to the nursing facility (NF).
Webinar
Jul 17, 2018
August 2018 PASRR Webinar Topic: Indiana PASRR Program Improvements - Part I Speaker: Vanessa Convard, Debbie Pierson and Yonda Snyder Date: Tuesday, August 14th, 2018 Time: 1 - 2:30 PM Eastern  
Webinar
Jul 18, 2018
July 2018 PASRR Webinar Topic: Telehealth and PASRR: Opportunities for Preadmission Screening and Resident Review Speaker: Andrea Womack, consultant for the PASRR Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)  Date: Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 Time: 1 - 2:30 PM Eastern
Webinar
Jul 18, 2018
June 2018 PASRR Webinar Topic: The 30th Anniversary of PASRR Speaker: Frank Tetrick, consultant for the PASRR Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)  Date: Tuesday, June 12th, 2018 Time: 1 - 2:30 PM Eastern  

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