Notice of Publication of the Final Rule for Calendar Year 2019
11/21/2018 12:28 PM
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 21,
2018. The Final Rule is available here.
As stated in the Rule, CMS plans continue the voluntary participation
period for OAS CAHPS throughout 2019. The next update (CY 2020 Rule) will
be proposed in July and finalized in November 2019. The CY 2020 Rule will
reflect any changes that would impact the 2020 data collection period (CY
2022 payment determination).
If you have questions, you can contact the OAS CAHPS Survey Coordination
Team via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 1-866-590-7468.