CMS Launches Tool To Help Skilled Nursing Providers

June 22, 2018, Marty Stempniak, McKnight's Long-Term Care News - The federal government launched a new tool on Thursday as part of an effort to give skilled nursing a better vehicle to exchange records with other healthcare stakeholders.  Its new “Data Element Library” is a database that helps support the freer exchange of electronic health information, in an easy and free-to-use, centralized fashion.

DEL allows members of the public to view specific data that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services requires of nursing homes and rehab hospitals, the government agency said.

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