May 10, 2011
The purpose of this RFP is to solicit proposals from qualified proposers to provide contractor services to fulfill the requirements of the Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) program. The Contractor must perform any and all administrative duties of the PASRR program related to the digital consolidation of workflow, records, patient care records, screening
results, and other records as required. The Contractor will oversee
independent evaluations (either via record review or conducting face-to-face evaluation) to determine appropriateness of placement in a nursing facility (NF) with or without specialized services. The Contractor must additionally interface its proposed system with existing Louisiana DHH and Medicaid IT systems, the Level of Care Eligibility Tool in particular. Finally, the Contractor
must have the capability of producing reports at the request of Louisiana DHH and Medicaid that demonstrate compliance with federally mandated PASRR requirements (42 C.F.R. 483.100 et seq.).