CMS Proposes Changes to the HHQRP

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued its calendar year (CY) 2019 proposed home health prospective payment system (HHPPS) rule on Monday, July 2, 2018. In addition to payment updates, CMS is proposing changes to the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HHQRP). As part of the meaningful measures initiative, CMS proposes to remove the following […]

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CMS Open Door Forum Summary

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Home Health Regulatory and Hospice Quality Updates take Center Stage On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) held a regular Open Door Forum to present the latest updates on home health and hospice regulatory issues. Following are summaries of issues presented: HOME HEALTH UPDATES Home Health Prospective Payment System (HH […]

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Post-Acute Care Quality Reporting Programs: iQIES Update

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Preview Reports and Star Rating Preview Reports for the October 2023 Refresh For this refresh, Home Health (HH) Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) will be based on the standard number of quarters. The HH QRP claims-based measures, with the exception of PPR, have been updated for this refresh and are now based on the […]

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Post-Acute Care Quality Reporting Programs: iQIES Update

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Preview Reports and Star Rating Preview Reports for the October 2023 Refresh For this refresh, Home Health (HH) Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) will be based on the standard number of quarters. The HH QRP claims-based measures, with the exception of PPR, have been updated for this refresh and are now based on the […]

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