Updated SNF QRP COVID-19 PR Tip Sheet is Available

Mary Madison, RN, RAC-CT, CDP
Clinical Consultant – Briggs Healthcare

An updated version of the SNF COVID-19 PR Tip Sheet that was posted on September 8, 2020, is now available. The purpose of this Tip Sheet is to help providers understand CMS’ public reporting strategy for the PAC QRP in the midst of the COVID-19 public health emergency (PHE).  This Tip Sheet explains the CMS strategy to account for CMS quality data which were exempted from public reporting due to COVID-19, and the impact on CMS’ Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Quality Reporting Program (QRP) data on the Nursing Home Compare website refreshes. 

Here’s the 1st page of the 5-page Tip Sheet: