Massachusetts will be updating its MDS Section S items effective October 1st 2013. See the below documents for more information.
Massachusetts MDS Section S
Massachusetts will be implementing state-specific MDS section S items effective April 1st 2012. See the below documents for more information.
- Massachusetts MDS Section S Printable Form - 10/1/2013
- Massachusetts MDS Section S User's Manual - 10/1/2013
For more information on MDS issues, please contact one of the following staff at the Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification:
MDS Clinical Coordinator
- Maureen Waitt
MDS/RAI Clinical Coordinator
Contact the RAI/MDS Clinical Coordinator with coding questions on the MDS
MDS Automation Coordinator
- Andrew Sinatra
Contact the MDS Automation Coordinator for questions on the transmission of the MDS to the federal database.
This information is provided by the Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification within the Department of Public Health.