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Home Health QRP: OASIS-C2

Thursday, December 15, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Becky Carroll
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Home Health QRP: OASIS-C2 Approved by OMB

The WOCN Society received the following announcement from CMS:

CMS received approval on Friday December 9, 2016 for the OASIS-C2 form. Effective January 1, 2017, HHA Providers and Vendors shall begin using the OASIS-C2 in submitting assessments. As a reminder, the guidance manual for OASIS-C2 is available at: https://www.cms.gov/Medicare/Quality-Initiatives-Patient-Assessment-Instruments/HomeHealthQualityInits/HHQIOASISUserManual.html

Please direct any questions about using the OASIS-C2 to HomeHealthQualityQuestions@cms.hhs.gov.

Find the WOCN Society's OASIS Resources here, including the WOCN Society's Guidance on OASIS-C2 Integumentary Items: Best Practice for Clinicians.


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