Assessment reference date (ARD)

The last day of the observation or look-back period facilities use when filling out the MDS. Several possible days can be chosen; the date that best reflects the treatment given to a resident should be used.

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April 18

Spreading thanks

Houston and North Greenbush, NY 

Residents of Brazos Towers at Bayou Manor, a senior living community in Houston, recently held a virtual "gratitude party" for residents of Eastwyck Village of North Greenbush, NY, to thank them for their assistance after Hurricane Harvey.