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IMPACT Act Standardized Assessment Data: Comments due August 26

Public comments are due August 26 on standardized assessment-based data items developed under the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act) to meet the domains of: cognitive function and mental status; special services, treatments, and interventions; medical conditions and co-morbidities; and impairments. CMS seeks comments on:

  • Potential for improving quality
  • Utility for describing case mix
  • Feasibility for use in post-acute care settings
  • Validity

Visit the Public Comment webpage for more information.