September 20, 2017

CMS proposes delay for mandatory implementation of OAS CAHPS Survey

By: Leslie Flowers

Responding to industry concerns, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has proposed a delay in the mandatory implementation of the patient experience of care satisfaction survey requirement known as the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems Outpatient and Ambulatory Surgery Survey® (OAS CAHPS). CMS announced the proposed delay in the July 20 Federal Register.

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