CMS has again extended the CROWNWeb deadline, to February 10, 2017, for submitting November 2016 clinical data, including the pain assessment, depression screening, and ICH CAHPS Survey attestation for the ESRD QIP, all originally due by January 31, 2017. See http://mycrownweb.org/2017/02/november-2016-clinical-closure-extension-to-february-10-2017/ .
CMS has announced that the January 31, 2017 deadline for entering November 2016 clinical data has been extended to February 7, 2017. The extension includes
- November 2016 clinical data
- Pain assessment
- Depression screening
- ICH CAHPS Survey attestation for the ESRD QIP
All originally due by January 31, 2017.
On August 25, 2016, CROWNWeb will hold a Town Hall conference call or webinar on Connecting the Pieces: We’ve Got Your Answers, covering Help Desk use, EIDM, QARM, QIP 2.0, CROWNWeb, Pain Assessment, and other FAQ. Register at https://cc.readytalk.com/registration/#/?meeting=9sy48bllfp8&campaign=90brxxzch8pq .
CMS has announced that the deadline for submission of Pain Assessment data has also been extended, until August 31, 2016 at 11:59pm ET, to allow for the transition to EIDM/QARM. All CROWNWeb and QIP users should now have an EIDM account; for details on EIDM/QARM see http://mycrownweb.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/EIDM_QARM_Registration_Process_Final.pdf .
CMS has announced that they have extended until August 15, 2016 the deadline for entering data for the QIP Reporting Measure on Pain Assessment into CROWNWeb.
The PY2018 QIP requires that facilities enter patient Pain Assessment for every eligible patient into CROWNWeb by August 01, 2016, and again before February 1, 2017. Eligible patients are 18 or older and have been treated for 90 or more days at a facility with 11 or more eligible patients that opened before July 1, 2016. Enter Pain Assessments into CROWNWeb under the Clinical menu at the top of the screen. For details see https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Quality-Initiatives-Patient-Assessment-Instruments/ESRDQIP/Downloads/PY-2018-Technical-Measure-Specifications.pdf .