CMS Receives OMB Approval for the OASIS C2

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) received approval from the Office of Management & Budget (OMB) on Friday December 9, 2016 for the Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) C2. Effective January 1, 2017, home health agency providers and vendors are to begin using the OASIS-C2 in submitting assessments. The OASIS C2 data…