ExpiresJune 1, 2021
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
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Learn about skilled nursing facility (SNF) coverage and payment guidelines; bundled prospective payments; and services that are excluded from SNF consolidated billing (CB).
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS MOC Part II CME Activity
Psychiatry and Neurology
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
Identify SNF Consolidated Billing rules.
Identify SNF coverage and payment guidelines.
Recognize SNF Consolidated Billing.
Recognize why Congress created SNF Consolidated Billing.
Identify the services excluded from Part A SNF Consolidated Billing.
Identify the services included in SNF Consolidated Billing for SNF residents in a noncovered stay.
Identify when SNF Consolidated Billing requirements do not apply.
Identify "under arrangement" agreements between SNFs and other providers or suppliers
Medicare, Part A, Part B, Part C, Part D
Medical Knowledge, Patient Care & Procedural Skills, Practice-based Learning & Improvement, Professionalism, Systems-based Practice
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
Physician Well-being activity
Efficiencies in Medical Practice
Academic Medicine, Inpatient, Outpatient, Physician Executives, Rural, Urban