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Hospice Quality Reporting Training: Announcements and Registration

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The purpose of this page is to provide announcements, registration links, and details for upcoming HQRP trainings and educational opportunities. For each upcoming training and/or educational opportunity, this “Announcements and Registration” page will include the title of the training, date and time of the training, registration link, and training description/learning objectives.

After a training occurs, announcements and training materials (e.g., PowerPoint slide, recordings, and transcripts) are moved to the “Hospice Quality Reporting Training: Training and Education Library” portion of this website.

Training Announcements and Registration

July 10, 2018

May 2018 Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP) Data Submission and Reporting Webinar

What you will learn:

This training presents information to help providers understand the reports that are available through the Hospice Quality Reporting Program, as well as to understand and access the information contained within these reports.  

Topics included:

  • How to navigate the CASPER (Certification And Survey Provider Enhanced Reports) system
  • An introduction to the Hospice Item Set (HIS) and CAHPS® Provider Preview Reports  
  • A brief review of information available in previously released reports.

Date of original training: Wednesday, May 30, 2018, from 2:00 to 3:30 pm ET (conducted via webinar)

Available resources: See the “[5.30.18] Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP) Data Submission and Reporting Webinar” .pdf in the Downloads below.

A video recording of the training presentation are also available for download. If you would like to fast forward to a specific segment of the video, please expand the Description of the video to see timestamps for various sections of the training.

Please note:  Questions submitted during the webinar have been distributed to the appropriate Help Desks. They will be posted to the HQRP Requirements and Best Practices web page with the 2nd Quarter 2018 HQRP Quarterly Update.

May 29, 2018

Training Materials Available for Hospice Data Submission and Reporting Webinar, May 30, 2018

The training presentation for the upcoming Hospice Data Submission and Reporting Webinar on Wednesday, May 30, is now available under the Downloads section below. The training will start at 2:00 p.m. EDT and end at 3:30 p.m. EDT. 

The focus of the webinar will be to help providers understand the reports that are available through the Hospice Quality Reporting Program, as well as to understand and access the information contained within these reports.   The webinar focuses on how to navigate the CASPER (Certification And Survey Provider Enhanced Reports) system and will include an introduction of the Hospice Item Set (HIS) and CAHPS® Provider Preview Reports and a brief review of information available in previously released reports.

To register, please CLICK HERE.

If you have questions or need additional information, please email the PAC Training mailbox at PACTraining@econometricainc.com.

May 17, 2018

REGISTRATION OPEN—Hospice Quality Reporting Program Data Submission and Reporting Webinar, May 30, 2018

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar for hospice providers on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT.

The focus of the webinar will be to help providers understand the reports that are available through the Hospice Quality Reporting Program, as well as to understand and access the information contained within these reports.   The webinar focuses on how to navigate the CASPER (Certification And Survey Provider Enhanced Reports) system and will include a live demonstration, an introduction of the Hospice Item Set (HIS) and CAHPS® Provider Preview Reports, and a brief review of information available in previously released reports. 

To register, please CLICK HERE. 

If you have questions or need additional information, please email the PAC Training mailbox at PACTraining@econometricainc.com.

 

 

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