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AGING AND LONG-TERM SUPPORT ADMINISTRATION

Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Training

2014 Training Dates

Two Day Sessions On MDS 3.0 – The Basics

Where

#1

Sacred Heart Medical Center
Providence Auditorium
101 W 8th Avenue
Spokane, WA 99204 Map
June 3 & 4, 2014
8 am to 4 pm each day
Parking: Limited metered street parking / public pay parking is also available in lot off of McClellan Street; walk to auditorium

#2

Class is Full

ALTSA Headquarters Building
Blake Office Park West (Driving Directions)
Chelan/Roosevelt Room (1st Floor)
4450 10th Avenue SE
Lacey WA 98503 Map
Space is limited to the first 45 participants
June 18 & 19, 2014
8 am to 4 pm each day
Parking: Free but a permit is required; print the permit and place permit on dashboard.
You may wish to carpool, if possible.

#3

Lacey (see complete information for this location under session #2, above)
Space is limited to the first 45 participants
July 17 & 18, 2014
8 am to 4 pm each day
Parking: Free but a permit is required; print the permit and place permit on dashboard.
You may wish to carpool, if possible.

#4

Lacey (see complete information for this location under session #2, above)
October 8 & 9, 2014
8 am to 4 pm each day

#5

Lacey (see complete information for this location under session #2, above)
October 22 & 23, 2014
8 am to 4 pm each day

Who/What

These are basic MDS courses designed for individuals who are new to MDS or those who need a refresher.  Topics covered include what the MDS is, what the data is used for, how to assure accuracy, who must have an assessment completed, the resources needed, what forms are used and when, entry and discharge tracking and assessment, interviewing a section-by-section review of item coding, significant change assessments, the CAA process, and error correction.

How

To Register: Please email Judy Bennett, MDS Automation Coordinator, at bennej@dshs.wa.gov to reserve your spot. Please include the date you want to attend, the name of your facility, the names of all attendees and their contact information. You will receive a return confirmation email. Thank you.