Notice of Publication of the Final Rule for Calendar Year 2020
folder_openFinal/Proposed Rulescalendar_todayPosted November 12, 2019
Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center
Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs
Final Rule has been published in the Federal Register today, November 12,
2019. The Final Rule is available here.
As stated in the Rule, CMS plans continue the voluntary participation
period for OAS CAHPS throughout 2020. The next update (CY 2021 Rule) will
be proposed in July and finalized in November 2020. The CY 2021 Rule will
reflect any changes that would impact the 2021 data collection period (CY
2023 payment determination).
If you have questions, you can contact the OAS CAHPS Survey Coordination
Team via e-mail at email@example.com
or call 1-866-590-7468.