Skilled nursing facilities in Pennsylvania have access to three different types of Informal Dispute Resolution (IDR) processes to dispute Department of Health survey deficiencies.
- Standard IDR Process: Provider Bulletin 44: Informal Dispute Resolution Process
- State Independent IDR (IIDR) Process: Provider Bulletin 2102-05-1: Long-Term Care Nursing Facility Independent Informal Dispute Resolution Act, Act 128 of 2011
- Federal IIDR Process: Provider Bulletin 2011-12: Independent Informal Dispute Resolution
PHCA has developed key points for each type of IDR and tips for a Successful IDR for member skilled nursing facilities.
Tools and Resources: