MDS LTC Training and Consulting has partnered with Texas State University in the promotion of Required Medicaid RUG Training. RN assessment coordinators who sign MDS 3.0 item Z0500 for residents with Medicaid reimbursement are required to take RUG training in order to have Medicaid services authorized. The course is offered online through the Texas State University’s Continuing Education program. Follow the instructions on the Texas State University Continuing Education RUG Training website to register for RUG training and take the training online.
(Training Application Link: http://www.txstate.edu/continuinged/CE-Online/RUG-Training/e-application.html)