Correction to PY2017 QIP

CMS has announced that an error in the PY2017 QIP expectations has been corrected by way of a notice in the Federal Register, at https://www.federalregister.gov/articles/2015/03/13/2015-05766/medicare-program-quality-incentive-program-correction .  The primary change appears to be an adjustment in Standardized Readmission Ratio expectations, with the revised values as follows…

Measure Performance standard Achievement threshold Benchmark
Standardized Readmission Ratio 0.648 1.261 0.998

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