Chance to Submit Public Comments to CMS on Improving IMPACT Act Ends Soon

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced an opportunity for the public to comments on two home health agencies initiatives related to the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act). The first is a proposed quality measure for the domain: – Transfer of Health Information and Care Preferences, and…

CMS Seeks Comments on New Home Health Quality Measure

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with RTI International and Abt Associates to further develop a cross-setting post-acute care transfer of health information and care preferences quality measure, as mandated in the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act (IMPACT Act). As part of its measure development process, CMS encourages the public…