Hospices, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities (IRF), and Long-term Care Hospitals (LTCH) provider preview reports have been updated and are now available.
Hospice providers have two separate reports available in the Certification and Survey Provider Enhanced Reports (CASPER). These reports include the Hospice Item Set (HIS) Quality measure results from Q2 2017 to Q1 2018 and the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®) hospice survey results from Q2 2016 to Q1 2018. Providers have until January 9th 2019 to review these reports.
See the Public Reporting: Key Dates for Providers website to view when data updates affect the display on Hospice Compare. For further Hospice provider information see the Public Reporting: HIS Preview Reports and Requests for CMS Review of HIS Data webpage and the Public Reporting: CAHPS® Preview Reports and Requests for CMS Review of CAHPS® Data webpage. For more information on how to access these reports, view the HIS Preview Report Access Instructions and the Hospice CAHPS® Provider Preview Reports Access Instructions.
IRF and LTCH provider preview reports are based on quality data submitted between Q2 2017 and Q1 2018. Both IRF and LTCH providers have until January 2nd 2019 to review their performance. In March 2019, both the IRF and LTCH Compare Websites will be refreshed will the new performance data. For further IRF and LTCH provider information, see the IRF Quality Public Reporting and LTCH Quality Public Reporting webpages, IRF Compare and LTCH Compare, and the IRF Preview Report Access Instructions and LTCH Preview Report Access Instructions.