Cognitive Function: Getting it right under PDPM

"Cognitive functioning can be a difficult measure to obtain, engaging your communities’ speech language pathologists in coding practices can assist with accuracy. Furthermore, getting it right requires us to consider impacts of the environment, medical complexities that can mirror and complicate cognitive declines, and the need for assessors to have the skill sets needed to frame questions in a manner that allows for an accurate overall measure." http://ow.ly/8apL30n0UAn