The Hospice Quality Reporting Program (HQRP) was mandated by Section 3004 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). As part of the HQRP, all Medicare-certified hospices are required to submit quality data to CMS. The first reporting cycle, which will impact payments in FY2014, required data be collected in 2012 and submitted by specific deadlines in 2013. Read on to learn more about the requirements, compliance and more.
- 5 Jan, 2014
- 0 Comments