Training & Resources for Long-term Acute Care Hospitals

Long-term acute care hospitals receive their PEPPER via PEPPER Resources Portal at https://securefile.tmf.org.

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Current PEPPER User's Guide:

Jurisdictions:

  • View a list of the 12 MAC jurisdictions and the number of providers in each jurisdiction in total and by state for Q4FY14 (XLS).

PEPPER Training Update for LT, IRF, HOSPICE, SNF and HHA; April 2015:

PEPPER Update, April 2015:

PEPPER Training, April 2014:

Demonstration PEPPER:

  • Demonstration PEPPER version Q4FY14 (XLS, updated 3/9/2015)

Other Resources:

Coding Tools

These tools have not been maintained/updated. Users should check for more recent Coding Clinic guidelines as well as current CMS guidance regarding patient discharge status codes.

PEPPER Update Training

The July 30, 2015 PEPPER training session was recorded. The recording will be posted here by August 14, 2015 along with a document that includes all questions asked during the session. Download the handout (PDF).