CMS has released revisions that include new data submission specifications and changes to Chapters 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and a new version of the Item Sets. This version 1.12.0 has updates that go into effect October 1, 2014.
It contains all the latest information from CMS in the manner you've come to expect - clearly organized, clean, and easy to use. The RAI/MDS 3.0 in binder format has 49 tab sections for easy reference. Three-ring binder allows quick access to forms for Resident Assessments and other operational issues.
Resident Assessment Instrument (RAI)
Assessments for the RAI
Overview to the Item-by-Item Guide to the MDS 3.0 (21 parts)
Care Areas Assessment (CAA) Process and Care Planning
Submission and Correction of the MDS Assessments
Medicare Skilled Nursing Facility Prospective Payment Systems (PPS)
Glossary and Common Acronyms
State Agency and CMS Regional Office RAI/MDS Contacts
Care Area Assessment (CAA) Resources
Interviewing to Increase Resident Voice in MDS Assessments
Cognitive Performance Scale (CPS) Scoring Rules
MDS 3.0 Draft Matrix
Have the binder already and don't want to replace it? Purchase just the printed pages of the October 2013 RAI MDS.