The Quality Measures impact outcomes & reimbursement for your SNF.

Mastering the components of each Measure Program is a must for SNF therapy professionals.

Be a leader in this specialized area of practice!


This course provides an in depth overview of the 3 CMS Quality Measure Programs in the SNF, including the MAJOR CHANGES for 2024!

  • SNF MDS 3.0 Quality Measures (QM) and 5-Star Rating
  • SNF Quality Reporting Program (SNF QRP)
  • SNF Value Based Purchasing Program (SNF VBP)

For each of the above QM Programs, the Measures are identified, along with corresponding MDS item sets / questions if applicable, and how therapy professionals can make an impact in each program at their facility.



  • Shift from Volume to Value: Overview of Quality Measure Programs
  • MDS .30 Quality Measures and the SNF 5-Star Rating
  • SNF Quality Reporting Program: Section GG and More
  • SNF Value Based Purchasing Program: Impact of Hospital Readmissions

Presentation Handouts

Supplemental Materials Including:

  • Updated CMS Users Manual for Each QM Program
  • Nursing Home Compare – How to Find Your SNF’s STAR Rating
  • SNF VBP Public Information Files – Find Your SNF
  • SNF QRP – List of MDS Questions Required to Avoid 2% Payment Penalty
  • Montero QM Cheat Sheet with all Program Measures and Links
    • FY2024 QM Cheat for 10/1/23-9/30/24 is included


Duration: 2 Contact Hours | .20 CEU’s

Level: (x) Entry Level   (x) Intermediate (x) Advanced

This course is appropriate for Rehab Directors, PT, PTA, OT, COTA, SLP, MDS Coordinators and Administrators.

Type: Audio and Video. Participant has the ability to remotely interact with presenter to ask questions.


Instructor Credentials: Dolores Montero, PT, DPT, RAC-CT, RAC-CTA (Click for Bio)


1 Course totaling 2 Contact Hours of Continuing Education Credit *

Presentation slides, written materials and valuable downloads/links

Montero Custom QM Cheat Sheet for all QM programs

Access to Course Instructor for questions about the material.

Certificate of Completion

*Participant is responsible for determining if course meets state requirements for CE credit. Contact us prior to purchase if you need assistance determining state requirements for your discipline.


“The QM Cheat Sheet is worth every penny!!!”

“Thank you for this course! I have been wanting to understand this information better because I am now expected to attend the monthly QM meetings at my SNF, and at least now I feel like I can contribute!”

“I had no idea this was how the 5 Star ratings were determined. Thank you for presenting this in a way that makes sense to therapists.”

“I feel like I understand Section GG much better after attending this course, and the cheat sheet helps me keep all the information together. I use it in our IDT meetings all the time!”


  • Facility Members: FREE (Contact us for link)
  • Individual Members: $99
  • Individual Members get 1 free course per year (email us if you want this as your free one)
  • This Course is included in our Rehab Manager Certification Program

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We are confident you will find value in this course.

If you are not completely satisfied, we will refund your purchase.

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