CMS: Transcript and Audio Now Available from July 7 Quality Measures and IMPACT Act Call
July 21, 2016 04:10 PM
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that the transcript and audio recording from the July 7 Quality Measures and the IMPACT Act MLN Connects National Provider Call are now available.
During this call, CMS experts discussed key quality measures related to the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act) and how they will affect you. The call also provided information regarding upcoming stakeholder engagement activities, as well as a question and answer discussion session.
The IMPACT Act requires the reporting of standardized patient assessment data on quality measures, resource use, and other measures by Post-Acute Care (PAC) providers, including skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, and long-term care hospitals. The target audience for the call was PAC providers, healthcare industry professionals, clinicians, researchers, health IT vendors, and other interested stakeholders.
The transcript, audio recording, and slide presentation from the call are available here.