CMS posted that registration is open for in person provider training for both rehabilitation and long-term hospital providers.

Inpatient Rehabilitation Quality Reporting Program Provider Training – August 9th & 10th, 2016 – CMS is hosting a 2-day, in-person training event on August 9 and 10 for the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Quality Reporting program (QRP) in Chicago, IL. This training is for IRF providers, associations, and organizations. The objective is to provide IRFs with assessment-based data collection instructions and updates associated with the changes in the October 1, 2016, release of the IRF-Patient Assessment Instrument (PAI) V 1.4 and other reporting requirements of the IRF QRP. IRF preview reports will also be discussed.

 

Long Term Care Hospital Quality Reporting Program Provider Training – August 11th – CMS is hosting a 1-day training event on Thursday, August 11, 2016 on Long-Term Care Hospital (LTCH) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) in addition to offering opportunities to register for an IMPACT Act and Assessment Data Element Standardization and Interoperability presentation on the afternoon of Wednesday, August 10, and participate in a Meet and Greet with presenters and CMS staff that evening following the IMPACT Act presentation.