Structuring your training right from the start

MDS 3.0 Certificate Program RAI-CT

Structuring your training right from the start

MDS 3.0 Certificate Program RAI-CT

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Program Overview


This course is designed to train new and existing participants on the total MDS 3.0 process. The MDS 3.0 process for skilled nursing facilities has proven to become one of the most dynamic and critical components to the long-term facility success in reporting quality of care and maximizing reimbursement.

Each live workshop training session allows the participant to practice and learn actual case scenarios to effectively learn to function utilizing this knowledge. MDS Training Institute has built a reputation for novice learners gaining the knowledge to assist their employers to succeed.


Topics Include:

(Both Required for certification)

MDS 101- Basic MDS 3.0 Essentials 

  • Intro to MDS 3.0
  • Practicing Scheduling MDS 3.0
  • Understanding the importance of reference dates
  • Determining Significant Change Guidelines for Residents
  • Review and Practice of the MDS 3.0 form
  • MDS 3.0 Section A-F
  • MDS 3.0 Section G-Z
  • Review of Medicaid CMI management
  • Exam I Review


MDS 102- Mastering Medicare Part A & PDPM

  • Medicare Basics
  • Review and Practice Medicare Part A Assessment Scheduling
  • Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM)
  • IPA Management
  • ICD-10 for MDS 3.0 Mapping
  • Section GG for reimbursement
  • Exam II Review


Self paced online Instructional Video Course

(8 instructional videos plus two exams)

Excellent for busy Clinician who are unable to meet the schedule requirements of the traditional program. Recommend one to two videos to watch per week. Practice Sessions and software review provided in training.

Register Here

MDS 3.0 Recertification info click here

September 2021

  • Sept 25 – Nov 13, 2021      9:00am -10:30am cst (Sat)
  • Sept 27 – Nov 15, 2021     7:00pm-8:30pm cst (Mon)

October 2021

  • Oct 25 – Dec 13, 2021     5:30pm-7:00pm cst (Mon) 
  • Oct 23 – Dec 11, 2021      10:30am-12pm cst (Sat)
  • (Accelerated Mon-Thurs) Oct 11-14, 2021  10:00 am-2:00 pm & (PDPM/Medicare) Tues Oct 26, Nov 2, 9, 2021  7:00-8:30 pm cst

November 2021

  • Nov 29 – Jan 17, 2021     7:00pm-8:30pm cst (Mon)
  • (Accelerated Mon-Thur) Nov 15-18, 2021 10:00 am-2 pm & (PDPM/Medicare) Nov 30, Dec 7 & 14 7:00-8:30pm

December 2021

  • Dec 18 – Feb 15, 2022        10:30am -12:00pm cst (Sat) 

Cost: 750.00 (includes books, materials, exams)

(2 exams required for certification with 80% pass rate)

 REGISTER HERE

In classroom (Select Cities) Training 2021

Click here to view live in classroom dates


MDS 3.0  Certificate Program – Accelerated

**Second class (Mastering Medicare Part A) meets one day a week virtually for 3 weeks will be required after completion of a 4 day live class, schedules listed on registration page

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