MDS 2.0 Variable Justification Worksheet - Swing Beds

Researchers who are requesting MDS or Swing Bed 2.0 assessment data must provide a Variable Selection and Justification Worksheet. This document indicates the variables that you will use for your study. Please select only the data elements that are necessary to carry out the study.

Note that if you are requesting data for both MDS/Swing Bed 2.0 and 3.0 versions, a separate worksheet should be provided for each version.