E-mail Notifications: 2012

Hospitals–Outpatient

The following e-mail notifications regarding the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program were issued in 2012 to those who registered to receive the notifications.

Reference Number Date Subject
2012-38-OP 12/21/12 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Program Annual Payment Update Recipients
2012-37-OP 12/19/12 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Specifications Manual Version 6.0b Supplement
2012-36-OP 11/06/12 Hospital OQR Questions & Answer Tool Updates
2012-35-OP 11/06/12 Release of Hospital OQR Specifications Manual v. 6.0b
2012-34-OP 11/02/12 OPPS CY 2013 Final Rule Released
2012-33-OP 10/30/12 Hospital OQR Webinar November 28, 2012
2012-32-OP 10/23/12 Updated Door to Evaluation Time Fact Sheet
2012-31-OP 10/03/12 Hospital OQR October Webinar
2012-30-OP 09/10/12 4th Quarter 2011 Benchmarks of Care Posted
2012-29-OP 09/10/12 Hospital Compare Downloadable Data
2012-28-OP 09/06/12 Revisions to Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Specifications Manual 6.0a
2012-27-OP 08/29/12 Comment Period for OPPS Proposed Rule Ends September 4, 2012
2012-26-OP 08/28/12 Hospital OQR: Data Validation Analysis
2012-25-OP 08/23/12 Revisions to Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Specifications Manuals 5.0a and 5.1a
2012-24-OP 08/21/12 Sampling Requirements for Outpatient ED-Throughput Measures for Q2 2012 Encounters
2012-23-OP 08/14/12 Removal of OP-16 from the Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQP) Measure Set
  Attachments:
2012-22-OP 08/07/12 Second Quarter 2012 Encounters Quarterly Sample Size Requirements for Outpatient ED-Throughput
2012-21-OP 07/27/12 SDPS Memo #12-237-HD - August 1 deadline extension
  Attachments:
2012-20-OP 07/16/12 Hospital OQR Newsletter
  Attachments:
2012-19-OP 07/11/12 October 2012 Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
2012-18-OP 07/09/12 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS)/Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) CY 2013 Proposed Rule on display
2012-17-OP 07/06/12 Hospital OQR Webinar July 18, 2012
2012-16-OP 07/02/12 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Specifications Manual
2012-15-OP 06/27/12 Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting: Structural Measures OP-12 and OP-17 and Web Based Measure OP-22
2012-14-OP 06/06/12 Hospital OQR Specifications Manual Update Webinar June 20, 2012
2012-13-OP 05/04/12 Hospital OQR Webinar May 16, 2012- Imaging Efficiency Measures OP-13 & OP-14
2012-12-OP 05/02/12 July 2012 Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
2012-11-OP 04/03/12 SDPS Memo #12-100-OD - Temporary Suspension of Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Measure OP-19 (Revised 04/12/12)
  Attachments:
2012-10-OP 03/14/12 Hospital OQR Webinar March 21, 2012
2012-09-OP 01/31/12 April 2012 Hospital Compare Preview Reports Now Available
  Attachments:
2012-08-OP 02/29/12 Release of Revised Hospital OQR Specifications Manual v. 5.1a
2012-07-OP 01/31/12 Clarification of the Hospital OQR Specifications Manual, versions 5.0a & 5.1
2012-06-OP 01/31/12 Hospital OQR Webinar February 15, 2012- Data Validation Analysis Q2 2010 - Q1 2011
2012-05-OP 01/20/12 Release of Revised Hospital OQR Specifications Manual v. 5.1
2012-04-OP 01/18/12 Reminder-Hospital OQR Data Submission Deadline is February 1, 2012
2012-03-OP 01/06/12 Hospital OQR Data Submission Deadline February 1, 2012
2012-02-OP 01/03/12 Hospital OQR Webinar Jan 18, 2012 - Specification Manual Update
2012-01-OP 01/03/12 Release of Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting Specifications Manual version 5.1

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