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Volunteers Needed on CMS’s Technical Expert Panel

Project Title: Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HHQRP) Technical Expert Panel Dates: August 21st 2015 Project Overview: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Abt Associates to develop and maintain quality measures for the Home Health Quality Reporting Program (HHQRP). The contract name is Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) Quality […]

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Countdown: 85 Days to ICD-10 Launch

ICD-10.  ICD-10.  ICD-10.  Have you had enough yet?    Between on-site training, webinars, consultants and coding manuals, your agency is hopefully ready for ICD-10 implementation on October 1, 2015.  As of September 30, CMS will no longer accept ICD-9 codes or joint ICD-9/ICD-10 codes.   With just 85 days to go, here’s a reminder: CMS has an […]

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