5-Star Preview Reports and NH Care Compare Update

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

The following notice was posted today (April 27, 2021) on the QIES website:

The Five Star Preview Reports will be available on April 20, 2021. To access these reports, select the CASPER Reporting link located on the CMS QIES Systems for Providers page. Once in the CASPER Reporting system, select the ‘Folders’ button, then select ‘My Inbox’ or the Inbox beginning with ‘LTC’ and the state abbreviation followed by a facility ID. The reports only remain in the QIES system for a short amount of time, so please save and/or print these reports for your records.

Nursing Home Care Compare will update with the March Five Star data on April 28, 2021.

Important Note: The 5 Star Help Line (800-839-9290) will be available April 26 through April 30, 2021.
Please direct your inquiries to BetterCare@cms.hhs.gov  if the Help Line is not available.