CHA News Article

CMS Announces Long-Term Care Hospital QRP Training

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a two-day, in-person training on the long-term care hospital (LTCH) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) Dec. 6-7 in Dallas, TX . The session will provide those responsible for training staff at LTCHs with information about changes to the LTCH Continuity Assessment Record and Evaluation Data Set Version 4.00 that will go into effect on July 1, 2018, including new data to be collected for ventilator weaning and drug regimen review quality measures. Presenters will also discuss resources available on to assist providers in better understanding the LTCH QRP and review public reporting. Registration information will be available shortly. For more information, visit the CMS website.