The Joint Commission last week recognized four hospitals and health systems as a 2018 Pioneers in Quality Expert Contributor for their efforts to advance the evolution and use of electronic clinical quality measures. The honorees are BJC HealthCare in Saint Louis; MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD; Texas Health Resources in Arlington, TX; and Vail (CO) Health. The organizations will share their eCQM adoption and practice efforts with other hospitals and health systems during a series of webinars hosted by The Joint Commission.
AHA comments on the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ hospital inpatient prospective payment system proposed rule for fiscal year 2019.
The CMS April 24 issued its hospital inpatient prospective payment system and long-term care hospital PPS proposed rule for fiscal year (FY) 2019.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) August 2 issued its hospital inpatient prospective payment system (PPS) and long-term care h
Proposed Rule: Medicare Hospital Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems for Acute Care Hospitals and The Long-Term Care Hospital Prospective Payment