AANAC

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Q: What is AANAC and how do I get my questions answered on the Resident Assessment Instrument/Minimum Data Set (RAI/MDS)?
Under Carter's direction, AANAC assessed staffing data from the OSCAR (Online Survey, Certification and Reporting) reports in 2012.
Shephard, MHA, RN, FACDONA, RAC-C, AANAC Chair, and President of RRS Healthcare Consulting Services, San Diego.
For example, nurse assessment coordinators will find a targeted discussion at the site run by the American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators (AANAC).
AANAC's Resident Assessment Coordinator Certified (RAC-CT[R]) is the preeminent certification for anyone involved in the resident assessment process and sets the national standard for SNF PPS and MDS education.
With thanks to Rena Shephard, MHA, RN, FACDONA, AANAC founding Chair and clinical editor, and President of RRS Healthcare Consulting Services, San Diego.
The American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordination (AANAC) has heard from many MDS coders expressing their surprise at this interpretation, as a more common understanding of the example above is that the code would be 2, Limited Assistance.
With thanks to Rena Shephard, MHA, RN, FACDONA, AANAC Chair, and President of RRS Healthcare Consulting Services, San Diego.
She serves as a content expert on AANAC's Expert Advisory Panel and as an author and reviewer for many of AANAC's certification courses.
In a recent AANAC online poll question, we asked our members whether they used a centralized or decentralized MDS department structure.
Finally, while attending a recent American Association of Nurse Assessment Coordinators (AANAC) conference, I listened to two representatives from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) discuss how they've been rewriting various portions of the RAI Manual.
The resource and network for 13,000+ long-term care (LTC) nurses and healthcare professionals, AANAC is the leading authority on resident assessment and the Minimum Data Set (MDS).