Tag: eCQM

FY 2021 IPPS Proposed Rule: CMS Defers Discussion on Hospital Star Ratings but Provides Updates on Other Hospital Quality Programs

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released proposed updates to the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) for fiscal year (FY) 2021, including updates to the various hospital quality programs. CMS is not providing an update t...

Data Element Definitions for the 2020 Performance Period Now Available

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated the Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Data Element Repository (DERep) to include information on the reporting and performance metrics for 2019 and 2020. It provides additional ...

Updated eCQM Specifications and Materials for 2020 Reporting Now Available

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has posted the electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) specifications for the 2020 reporting period for Eligible Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals, and the 2020 performance period for Elig...

CMS Hosts Webinars on Clinical Quality Language Basics on Nov. 27 and Nov. 29

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will host a webinar on November 27, 2018 from 12 to 1 pm ET introducing the Clinical Quality Language (CQL) logic expression language.

  • Register for the webinar here.