The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is now mandating the collection of patient-reported outcome measures. Systems that are working with Medicare patients must collect patient-reported outcomes starting April 2, 2024 or they'll be subject to penalties for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2028 determination. To start, it will become mandatory for hospitals under the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) program to collect and report patient-reported outcomes for at least 50% of eligible total hip/total knee replacement patients. Providers are highly encouraged to participate in the Voluntary Reporting periods that already started in October 2022 in order to be well-prepared before the mandatory collection period begins. Ask us how you can automate the collection of Hospital-level Total Hip Arthroplasty and Total Knee Arthroplasty (THA/TKA) Patient Reported Outcomes Measures with SeamlessMD today.
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"Seamless has become essential for success for us when it comes to ERAS because it really helps with keeping patients on-task and on-target... It also helps with ERAS specifically because we can track compliance. We can now say, you know, we're not compliant in the last month in these three components..."