CMS Publishes Revised Interpretive Guidelines for Hospitals Quality Assessment & Performance Improvement (QAPI) Program
- Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
- Critical Access Hospitals,
According to the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Assessment & Performance Improvement (QAPI) Program Conditions of Participation deficiencies are the third most frequently cited of the 24 CoPs for Medicare-certified hospitals. A well-designed and well-maintained QAPI program can have a significant impact on reducing the incidence of medical errors and adverse events throughout the hospital.
CMS has recently developed and released updated interpretive guidance to …Sign Up for Free Trial