CMS Releases List of Potential Future Quality Measures

The National Quality Forum (NQF) recently posted the list of Measures Under Consideration  (MUC) for future use in the hospice quality reporting program (HQRP) and the home health quality reporting program (HH QRP). The list is released annually, and there is an opportunity for stakeholder comment. In fact, comments are due next week – November…

Home Health & Hospice Quality MATTERS: Forthcoming 2-Day Home Health QRP Training and Hospice Quality Reporting Reminders

HOME HEALTH Home Health QRP Provider In-Person Training Event March 5 and 6, 2019 — REGISTRATION OPEN:  The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will be hosting a 2-day Home Heath (HH) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) in-person ‘Train the Trainer’ event for providers on March 5 and 6, 2019, at the Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20…

Home Health and Hospice Quality Measures Under Consideration

As reported on November 30, 2018, the list of quality Measures Under Consideration (MUC) for the home health quality reporting program (HH QRP) and the hospice quality reporting program (HQRP) were recently released.  There was a short window of time in which to make comments on the measures.  NAHC submitted its comments December 6, 2018,…