Hot Topics: FINAL version of MDS 3.0 Data Specs Available
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) posted the FINAL version (V3.00.1) of the MDS 3.0 Data Specifications yesterday. This version is scheduled to become effective October 1, 2019.
- Please note that revisions since the errata can be identified by looking for “post-errata” in the version notes for the items and edits.
- The lookup file for the allowable ICD codes in item I0020B has been updated, and it is posted as a separate ZIP file.
- Download files directly from CMS.gov. (see the downloads section)
- Quickly access the files by clicking on the links below:
Pathway Health experts are reviewing the FINAL revisions and resources, education and products to ensure their alignment with the changes. For further information, contact us.