CHA News Article

CMS Announces SNF QRP Training

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has scheduled a conference call about the new skilled-nursing facility (SNF) quality reporting program (QRP), which begins Oct. 1. The SNF QRP, established by the Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 (IMPACT Act), requires the submission of standardized data. In addition to measures and reporting requirements, the call will cover payment implications, consequences of failing to meet the reporting requirements and review and correction procedures.

The call will be held July 12 from 10:30 a.m.-noon (PT). Registration is available online.