CMS Releases Update for OASIS Manual

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released updates to the Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) manual, chapters 2, 3, 4, 8, 11, and appendices. Of particular note, Chapter 8 reflects OASIS changes necessary for implementing the January 2008 prospective payment system (PPS) case-mix refinements, as well as the National Pressure Ulcer…