MDS (Minimum Data Set)

A core set of screening and assessment elements for all individuals residing in Medicare or Medicaid covered long-term care facilities. The comprehensive form includes common definitions and coding categories, which form the foundation for a resident’s overall assessment. Items standardize communication about resident problems and conditions within facilities, between facilities and outside agencies.

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April 25

Wellness goals

Monroe Township, NJ 

Residents at Monroe Village have been staying in shape by playing hockey during the NHL season and the Stanley Cup Playoffs.