Quality

Just 34 hospitals voluntarily submitted electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) data to the…
Dozens of new or revised elements of performance have been included in the Joint Commission&…
A “C” grade was the most common for hospitals analyzed in the fall edition of…
CMS Administrator Seema Verma, MPH, said the agency is launching a new initiative called &ldquo…
U.S. News and World Report evaluated more than 15,000 nursing homes for its 2017-18 Best Nursing…
Operating revenue fell faster than operating expenses for two years at hospitals which had been…
Communication-and-resolution programs (CRP) at four Massachusetts hospitals led to lower medical…
Sacramento, California-based Sutter Physician Services found success in helping to reduce…
Oct. 2 is the deadline for clinicians to start collecting performance data for the new Merit-based…
Overall star ratings on the CMS Hospital Compare website will not be updated in October as…
Beyond making practices more efficient and reducing administrative costs, offering new options for…
In a letter to CMS, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, asked what legal…