CMS Adds Dialysis Facility Compare Star Ratings
CMS has just added star ratings to the Dialysis Facility Compare website. These ratings summarize performance data, making it easier for consumers to use the information to compare facilities' quality of care. These ratings spotlight excellence in health care quality. CMS has also updated data on individual quality measures to reflect the most recent data for existing measures.
Visit Medicare.gov to view other resources that can help you make good informed health care choices, including Physician Compare, Nursing Home Compare, Home Health Compare, and the Medicare Plan Finder.
Webinars to Grow Your Knowledge
Monthly Update Webinar
February 3, 2015
Each month we offer an update webinar featuring subject matter experts who share information on current topics to keep you up-to-date. We'll be reviewing CMS Five Star Ratings, the CMS calendar of data/information releases, updates on enrollment forms and getting ready for tax season.
Join the audio portion of the webinar on 1-800-603-1774, conference ID: 43063162 and join the webinar athttps://webinar.cms.hhs.gov/
Medicare Learning Series – Key Medicare Dates
February 12, 2015 1:00 – 2:30 pm ET
Join the CMS National Training Team as we review the annual Medicare calendar. We’ll review Medicare enrollment dates and highlight when key data is released. Webinar audio will be provided through your pc speakers. Join the webinar at https://webinar.cms.hhs.gov/
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