Tag: Nursing Home Compare website

SNF Compare website to launch October 2018

During a status update call regarding the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act) on Thursday, February 23, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that a Skilled Nursing Facility Compare website is on schedule to launch in October of 2018. Data published on the website will include information collected […]

GAO questions reliability of CMS’ Nursing Home Compare website, makes recommendations for site improvement

In a November, 2016 report, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) detailed its assessment of CMS’ Nursing Home Compare website. The assessment was conducted to understand how CMS collects information for site improvement, to measure the site’s usefulness to consumers, and to measure the extent to which the Five-Star System enables consumers to understand nursing home […]