CMS has posted the draft Guidance Manual for the OASIS-D version of the OASIS data set, effective January 1, 2019. This new manual is available on the CMS Home Health Quality Initiatives webpage at the bottom of the page in the "downloads" section. The Guidance Manual can also be purchased here on our website.
OASIS Answers will be highlighting the updates to the OASIS Guidance Manual for OASIS-D in our July 18th teleconference. More information on this teleconference is available at https://oasisanswers.com/content/teleconference.
The intricacies of the updated OASIS guidance for OASIS-D will be the focal point for the OAI Annual Conference. Please consider joining OAI in Inner Harbor Baltimore (September 25-28th), to receive updates and training materials to prepare you and your agency for these January 1, 2019 changes. More information on the conference is available at https://oasisanswers.com/content/annualconference.