Issue: February 18, 2015

Published on February 18, 2015

Articles in this issue:

Five-Star Rating System Changes – New Resources

Author: Karen Morris* Published in Clinical & Quality

It is anticipated that 30% of NYS facilities will lose at least one star with the recalibration of the Five-Star system.  The Five Star Rating Preview Reports are now available on the QIES system.  Go to the AHCA Website to download the following resources:


You can obtain a username and password to access AHCA’s Member’s Only Materials by clicking here: AHCA Access Information and entering your NYSHFA Username and Password.
 
Go to the CMS Five-Star Rating System Resource Page to access the Revised Technical Users Guide.

Additional Five-Star Resources available on NYSHFA’s Website under:  Quality Improvement

NYSHFA CONTACT
Karen Morris
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800, ext. 15



AHCA Summary of Changes to Five-Star

Author: Karen Morris* Published in Clinical & Quality

AHCA/NCAL, has issued the following summary regarding the Five-Star Quality Rating System.

NYSHFA CONTACT
Karen Morris

Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800, ext. 15