June 25, 2019
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is currently accepting nominations for a technical expert panel (TEP) to develop, reevaluate and maintain behavioral health measures used in the Inpatient Psychiatric Facility Quality Reporting program, Quality Payment Program, Post-Acute Care Quality Initiatives, Hospital Inpatient Reporting Program and the Marketplace Quality Rating System. TEP members should represent a broad group of stakeholders, including policymakers, providers (i.e., psychiatrists, psychologists and addiction specialists), quality measure experts, and patients and their caregivers.
The nomination period opened on June 14, 2019, and closes on July 5, 2019. The nomination form and additional information can be found on the website.