Communication is key to optimize your facility’s Case Mix Index. How do you and your facility communicate cull dates, OBRA MDS assessments, and Part B referrals to ensure effective management of your Medicaid reimbursement?
Some states pull their Case Mix information quarterly and some twice a year. Do you know how often your state pulls information for Case Mix? Are you using that information to manage your Part B caseload? If so, how?
Are you in a Case Mix state? Do you know if you are or are not and how to find out? If you are in a Case Mix state (and know it), it is important to effectively manage your Part B caseload to ensure you optimize your Medicaid reimbursement. How are you helping your facility manage their Case Mix Index?