Preadmission Screening and Resident Review

Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) is a federally mandated program to ensure that any individual seeking admission into a Medicaid-certified nursing facility or currently residing in such a facility is screened and evaluated for mental illness, intellectual disability, and developmental disabilities, regardless of the payment source.

PASRR Level II evaluation -- A face-to-face evaluation performed by a local authority at the location of the referring entity or nursing facility to assess an individual's need for care in a nursing facility or other setting, such as an intermediate care facility for individuals with an intellectual disability or related conditions.

PASRR dedicated fax # is (866) 267-0801.