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Date
2017-08-17
Event
IMPACT Act: Drug Regimen Review Measure Overview for the Home Health Quality Reporting Program Call
Topic
Post-Acute Care

When:

Thursday, August 17, 2017, from 1:30 to 3 pm ET

Registration:

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Call Materials:

Description:

The Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation of 2014 (IMPACT Act) requires reporting of standardized patient assessment data by post-acute care (PAC) providers (including skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, and long-term care hospitals) for specified domains. During this call, CMS and measure developers will present the Drug Regimen Review (DRR) quality measure which was adopted to fulfill the medication reconciliation domain requirement of the IMPACT Act.  This call will focus on the home health measure.  A question and answer session follows the presentation.

Agenda:

  • Review the goals of the DRR measure
  • Review guidance and walk through scenarios for coding the Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) items used to calculate the measure

You may email questions in advance of the call to PACQualityInitiative@cms.hhs.gov. Questions received in advance of the call may be addressed during the call or used for other materials following the call.  

Target Audience:

PAC providers, healthcare industry professionals, clinicians, researchers, health IT vendors, and other interested stakeholders.

For More Information:

Visit the IMPACT Act of 2014 Data Standardization & Cross Setting Measures website.

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