CMS to Release Updated Home Health Compare Data
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently announced plans to release Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Home Health Care Survey (HHCAHPS) data later this month. Updated HHCAHPS data will be publicly reported on Home Health Compare on January 15, 2017.
The HHCAHPS data will be through June 30, 2016, and participating home health agencies will be able to access preview reports for HHCAHPS data on January 6, 2017.
The next HHCAHPS data submission deadline is January 19, 2017. All HHAHPS survey vendors must submit HHCAHPS survey data for the third quarter of 2016, by 11:59 pm January 19, 2017.
More information is available on the HHCAHPS website.