MedPAC’s 2019 report to Congress included quality information from Medicare Hospital Compare data for ASCs for 2013 through 2016, writes Becker’s ASC Review. Data reported by ASCs from 2013 to 2016 suggest ASCs improved quality of care. Measures covering the surveillance and follow up for patients treated for cataracts or those undergoing gastroenterology procedures also improved.
- Becker’s ASC Review: https://www.beckersasc.com/asc-quality-infection-control/13-things-to-know-about-asc-quality-measures-from-medpac-s-report.html
- MedPAC 2019 Report to Congress: http://medpac.gov/docs/default-source/reports/mar19_medpac_entirereport_sec.pdf