The agenda for the Annual Conference is now available! Click here for more info.


Comment letter to CMS

Re: IRF Proposed Rule FY 2020

Annual Conference: August 15-16

Agenda now available!

Quality Indicator Training Available Now!

UDSMR has you covered for all 10/1 changes.   Click here to view all the news

Upcoming Events

August 15-16, 2019
Annual Conference

Pre-conference workshops offered.
Niagara Falls, NY

September 11-13, 2019
Dallas Regional Workshops

2 workshops offered.
Dallas, TX

September 23-25, 2019
Las Vegas Regional Workshops

2 workshops offered.
Las Vegas, NV Click here to view all the events

UDSMR: The industry leader for over 30 years!

UDSMR is the post-acute care provider’s preferred choice for expertise in coding, compliance, functional assessment, and quality measurement!

Mission Statement

To enable healthcare providers and related entities to document the outcomes‚ processes‚ and perceptions of care in uniform ways.


UDSMR is a not–for–profit organization affiliated with the University at Buffalo‚ The State University of New York. Since its inception in 1987‚ UDSMR has provided the most comprehensive rehabilitation data to the industry. Dr. Carl V. Granger‚ Founder of both UDSMR and the Center for Functional Assessment Research‚ is the father of The FIM System®.

  • UDSMR maintains the world’s largest database for medical rehabilitation outcomes.
  • UDSMR is the vendor of choice for approximately 80% of the inpatient rehabilitation facility (IRF) industry.
  • Facilities worldwide use UDSMR’s measurement system to document patient functionality throughout medical rehabilitation.
  • The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) adopted UDSMR’s FIM® instrument for the IRF–PPS.
  • UDSMR® products are widely used for CARF accreditation and meet The Joint Commission’s criteria for inclusion in the accreditation process.
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