The latest quarterly hospice quality data refresh has been published on CMS Hospice Compare. The refresh is based on Hospice Item Set (HIS) quality measure results from data collected Q1 2017 – Q4 2017 and Hospice Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) Survey results reported Q1 2016 – Q4 2017.
The following new quality measure has been included in the data refresh with data collected Q2 2017 – Q4 2017: Hospice and Palliative Care Composite Process Measure – Comprehensive Assessment at Admission (NQF #3235)
- CMS Hospice Compare: https://www.medicare.gov/hospicecompare/
- CMS Hospice Quality Public Reporting: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Quality-Initiatives-Patient-Assessment-Instruments/Hospice-Quality-Reporting/Public-Reporting-Background-and-Announcements.html