Webinar description:

In this regular training, we review the purpose and design of Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR). We review Level 1 screens, Level II evaluations and determinations, exempted hospital discharges, categorical determinations, and disability-specific Specialized Services. Participants will have the opportunity to ask questions.

This training is designed to introduce give new PASRR program staff a solid foundation in how the program works. It is also appropriate for staffers who wish to refresh their understanding of PASRR.

This call occurs every quarter on the 4th Wednesday of the month from 1PM to 2:30 PM EST.

Note: This training is in the process of being updated and if the October training gets rescheduled/cancelled, a notification will be sent out to all registered participants.

If you have any questions or difficulty with registering, please email pasrr@pasrrassist.org.

System Changes and Public Financing to Support Specialized Services

November 9, 2021, 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM ET

This webinar will focus on the regulatory requirements for and the importance of specialized services in PASRR, including the funding mechanisms state can utilize to support the delivery of specialized services.



  • Understand the importance of states including use of Specialized Services in any PASRR System Change initiatives.

  • Understand the regulatory requirements for identifying and providing or securing appropriate Specialized Services for individuals with qualifying PASRR conditions.

  • Understand the role Specialized Services plays in promoting continuity of care and community transition for PASRR populations.

  • Understand the funding mechanisms states can utilize to support the delivery of Specialized Services.

  • Understand how states have modified their State Plan to include Specialized Services as a Nursing Facility benefit and how those with PASRR conditions have benefited from those services.

If you have any questions or difficulty with registering, please contact PASRR@pasrrassist.org.