E-mail Notifications: 2018

Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program

The following email notifications regarding the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program have been issued to those registered for the notifications.

Reference Number Date Subject
2018-30-OP 07/05/18 CART-Outpatient Version 1.16.1 Patch Release
2018-29-OP 07/02/18 Quarter 1 2018 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist for Clinical Data Due August 1, 2018 (30 Day Reminder)
2018-28-OP 06/25/18 Quarter 1 2018 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist for Clinical Data Due August 1, 2018 (45 Day Reminder)
2018-27-OP 06/19/18 June 20, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-26-OP 06/12/18 CMS will not update Hospital Compare Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings Data in July 2018
2018-25-OP 06/06/18 June 20, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-24-OP 05/21/18 Hospital Compare Overall Hospital Quality Star Ratings Hospital-Specific Reports (HSRs) Delayed
2018-23-OP 05/09/18 OQR Times Newsletter: Spring 2018 Edition Now Available
2018-22-OP 05/04/18 July 2018 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Available
2018-21-OP 04/25/18 Important Update: CDC Announces Deadline for Completing the Online NHSN Agreement to Participate and Consent Form has been moved from April 14, 2018 to June 15, 2018
2018-20-OP 04/25/18 April 2018 Hospital Compare Data Updates Now Available
2018-19-OP 04/18/18 Healthcare Personnel Influenza Data Submission Deadline Approaching
2018-18-OP 04/17/18 April 18, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-17-OP 04/04/18 April 18, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-16-OP 04/02/18 Quarter 4 2017 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Clinical Data Due May 1, 2018
2018-15-OP 03/22/18 Updated — New Section added to Specifications Manual v11.0a
2018-14-OP 03/20/18 March 21, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-13-OP 03/20/18 New Section added to Specifications Manual v11.0a
2018-12-OP 03/15/18 Quarter 4 2017 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Checklist for Clinical Data Due May 1, 2018
2018-11-OP 03/07/18 March 21, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-10-OP 02/20/18 February 21, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-09-OP 02/15/18 Reminder: April 2018 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Available
2018-08-OP 02/09/18 Update: Applicability of Reporting Requirements for Acute Care Hospitals, Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Hospices, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Long-Term Care Hospitals, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, Renal Dialysis Facilities, and MIPS Eligible Clinicians Affected by Hurricane Nate
2018-07-OP 02/09/18 Applicability of Reporting Requirements for Acute Care Hospitals, Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Hospices, Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities, Long-Term Care Hospitals, Renal Dialysis Facilities, Ambulatory Surgical Centers, and MIPS Eligible Clinicians Affected by California Wildfires (FEMA DR-4353)
2018-06-OP 02/07/18 February 21, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-05-OP 02/01/18 April 2018 OP Hospital Compare Preview Reports Available
2018-04-OP 01/23/18 Specifications Manual v10.0a Update
2018-03-OP 01/16/18 January 17, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-02-OP 01/03/18 January 17, 2018 Webinar Announcement
2018-01-OP 01/02/18 Quarter 3 2017 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Clinical Data Due February 1

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