CMS Issues Paperwork Reduction Act Notice for the OASIS C2
April 4, 2016 08:21 AM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has announcedits request for approval by the Office of Management and Budget and public comment period for the Outcome and Assessment Information Set (OASIS) C2. The OASIS C2 is being modified to include changes pursuant to the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act).
This item set version is effective as of January 1, 2017, and includes three new standardized items, along with the modification and renumbering of select medication and integumentary items in order to standardize with other post-acute care settings. In addition, the look back period has been modified for five items, and there are several formatting changes throughout the item set.
Comments are due May 31, 2016
Click here to view the supporting documentation for the OASIS C2
Click here to view the OASIS C2 data set instrument
Click here to view the OASIS C2 data specifications