Payroll-Based Journal

CMS has released information on the implementation of the mandatory Payroll-Based Journal submission of staff data. You can find all the information regarding this upcoming change, including a presentation summary document, on their website.

https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Quality-Initiatives-Patient-Assessment-Instruments/NursingHomeQualityInits/Staffing-Data-Submission-PBJ.html

Mandatory submission of staffing data begins July 1, 2016.