Dec. 11, 2018 SNF PPS: PDPM National Provider Call Transcript, Recording, Slides (1/19)

By CMS - January 03, 2019

On October 1, 2019, the new Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is replacing Resource Utilization Group, Version IV (RUG-IV) for the Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Prospective Payment System (PPS).


  • Overview of PDPM, a new case-mix classification system for SNF Part A beneficiaries
  • Changeover from RUG-IV to PDPM