CMS Seeks Input on Recommended Quality Measures for Home- and Community-Based Services

September 28, 2020

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published a Request for Information (RFI) on a Recommended Measure Set for Medicaid-Funded Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS).

The RFI seeks feedback on potential benefits of and challenges that could result from a nationally available set of recommended quality measures for voluntary use by states, managed care organizations, and other entities engaged in the administration and/or delivery of Medicaid-funded home and community-based services (HCBS). CMS is also requesting stakeholder comment on the purpose and organization of the recommended measure set, the criteria used to select measures, and a preliminary draft set of measures for assessing the quality and outcomes of Medicaid-funded HCBS.

Comments should be submitted electronically to HCBSMeasuresRFI@cms.hhs.gov no later than October 19, 2020.

See the Measuring and Improving Quality in Home- and Community-Based Services webpage for more background and information.


Last modified on 09/28/2020


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