CMS Proposed Rule of the Home Health QAPI Program

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A Skilled Nursing Visit ...Clinical Vignet: 85 yrs old male admitted on 06/19/2015 at BBB Hospital for 4 days. Discharge home on 06/22/2015 with a stage II pressure ulcer on left heel and co-morbidity of Diabetes, Hypertension and Left CVA, patient is o

CMS Proposed Rule of the Home Health QAPI Program

CMS propose regulations needs more work! Make home care organizations assign the QAPI Program responsibilities to a staff member who is free of conflict between the non-clinical and clinical departments in the home care organization.

Home health organizations need to assess their QAPI Program to ensure that they are ready for CMS Proposed Rule on the Home Health QAPI Program.

Accrediting bodies as CHAP, JC and ACHC are beguining to offer education programs on CMS proposed rule of the Home Health QAPI Program, see CHAP website, JC and ACHC.