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MDS training and reference tool.

The MDS Guru[TM] from Briggs Corporation is a comprehensive online MDS reference and training resource. With the click of a mouse, The MDS Guru Web-based program lets users see all the latest information about any item on the MDS form.

The MDS Guru trains staff and keeps all MDS information organized and easily referenced by MDS item, including: item intent, definition, process, and coding; CMS clarifications; differences between the 1995 and 2003 editions of MDS 2.0 User's Manual; significant change; RAPs; Quality Indicators and Quality Measures; Medicare payment RUG-III classification; F-tags; and documentation tips. The program also incorporates 10 video clips to help further explain specific terms that present coding challenges.

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Title Annotation:Product Spotlight
Publication:Nursing Homes
Article Type:Brief Article
Date:Dec 1, 2003
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