glossary of terms

Glossary of Electronic Health and Medical Records Related Terms

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MDS (The Minimum Data Set)

The Minimum Data Set has been used as the reimbursement and quality reporting mechanism for approximately 20 years in LTC. The current version is 3.0 and version 4.0 is scheduled to become effective October 1, 2013.