TITLE

If You Haven't Started CAHPS, Expect Pay Reductions In A Year

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Eli's Home Care Week;2010, Vol. 19 Issue 40, p317
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the request of Home Health Agencies (HHAs) for the delay of Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and System requirement (CAHPS) was disapproved by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It states that two percent cut in 2012 will be seen by HHAs if they fail to submit CAHPS data for this quarter of 2010. It mentions that the deadline of application for CAHPS has been extended until January 21, 2011; however, HHAs are exempted in the extension.
ACCESSION #
55301045

 

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