The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) recently released a Survey & Certification Letter acknowledging the change in nomenclature for the professionals working in Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (“ICF/IID”). Formally known as Qualified Mental Retardation Professionals (“QMRPs”), these professionals are now Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professionals (“QIDPs”). QIDPs are required to integrate, coordinate and monitor the treatment... READ MORE
Posted on May 7, 2013 in Long-Term Care, Home Health & Hospice
Written by: Bufford, David W.