Tag: assessment data

CMS: Sign up for iQIES system by the deadline or risk payment delays

Agencies should ensure they have access to the Internet Quality Improvement and Evaluation System (iQIES) by Dec. 23, 2019, to be able to submit assessment data after Jan. 1, 2020, according to CMS. Failure to get access by that date will negatively impact agencies’ ability to submit required assessment data used for matching claims. If […]

CMS seeking feedback on potential future quality measures and assessment data

A significant portion of the 2020 PPS proposed rule deals with potential measures and associated assessment elements that could come to the home health industry in the future. While CMS is not planning to finalize any of these measures or standardized patient assessment data elements (SPADES) as part of the rulemaking process this year, CMS […]