2015 UDSMR® Annual Conference 2015 UDSMR® Physician Conference
2015 Annual and Physician Conference
Our Annual Conference will be held August 6-7 with pre-conference workshops on August 5. For more info and to register, click here.

Our 4th Annual Physician Conference will be held on August 7. (physicians only) For more info and to register, click here.

UDSMR's comment letter to CMS
Click here for our letter to CMS regarding FY 2016 IRF Proposed Rule. 

FY 2016 IRF Proposed Rule
Click here to view the FY 2016 IRF Proposed Rule. 

Measurement article co-authored by Dr. Carl Granger and Paulette Niewczyk, MPH, PhD

Potential new IRF-PAI and quality measures
View here under "Downloads" section. More...

On-Demand Educational Webcasts
Attend training webinars anytime, anywhere. More...

IRF Update, Transmittal 1459, effective 07/01/2015: Inclusion of Assessment Identifier Number
This transmittal has been rescinded.  Click here to view the notification from CMS

Educational Webinar Series
Multiple webinar offerings. For more info and to register, click here.

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UDSMR is a not-for-profit organization affiliated with the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York. Since its inception in 1987, UDSMR has provided the most comprehensive rehabilitation data to the industry. Dr. Carl V. Granger, executive director of both UDSMR and the Center for Functional Assessment Research, is the father of The FIM System®.
  • UDSMR maintains the world’s largest database for medical rehabilitation outcomes.

  • Facilities worldwide use UDSMR’s measurement system to document patient functionality throughout medical rehabilitation.

  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) adopted UDSMR’s FIM™ instrument for the IRF-PPS.

  • UDSMR® products are widely used for CARF accreditation and meet The Joint Commission’s criteria for inclusion in the accreditation process.

  • UDSMR is the vendor of choice for approximately 70% of the inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) industry.

Upcoming Events
August 4, 2015
UDS-PRO® Regional Workshop: Buffalo, NY
IRF ICD-10 Coding: The Path to Success
Buffalo, NY More...

August 5, 2015
UDS-PRO® Regional Workshop: Buffalo, NY

NEW Half Day Workshop: Utilizing UDSMR Reporting for Program Management

Buffalo, NY More...

August 6-7, 2015
UDSMR's Annual Conference
Rehab event of the year. Pre-conference workshops Aug. 4-5. 
Buffalo, NY More...

August 7, 2015
4th Annual Physician Conference
For physicians only. 
Buffalo, NY More...

September 2-4, 2015
UDS-PRO® Regional Workshops: Las Vegas
PPS Coordinators Boot Camp and IRF ICD-10 Coding: The Path to Success offered.
Las Vegas, NV More...

October 26-28, 2015
PPS Coordinator Certification Course
3-day Certification Prep Course
Pittsburgh, PA More...

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