REMINDER: May 15 deadline for CMS quality reporting programs

2019-04-12 |

Please remember that May 15 is the deadline for National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) reporting for Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) quality reporting programs in the following care settings:

Acute care hospitals – 2018 Quarter 4 data for:

  • CLABSI – adult and pediatric ICU, medical, surgical, and medical/surgical wards, NICU
  • CAUTI – adult and pediatric ICU, medical, surgical, and medical/surgical wards
  • SSI – Inpatient colon and abdominal hysterectomy
  • MRSA Bacteremia LabID events – all healthcare onset and community onset
  • C. difficile LabID events – all healthcare onset and community onset
  • 2018 Q4 and 2019 Q1 Healthcare personnel influenza vaccination summary data

PPS-exempt cancer hospitals – 2018 Quarter 4 data for:

  • CLABSI
  • CAUTI
  • MRSA Bacteremia LabID events – all healthcare onset and community onset
  • C. difficile LabID events – all healthcare onset and community onset
  • 2018 Q4 and 2019 Q1 Healthcare personnel influenza vaccination summary data

Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities – 2018 Quarter 4 data for:

  • CAUTI
  • C. Difficile LabID events -- all healthcare onset and community onset
  • 2018 Q4 and 2019 Q1 Healthcare personnel influenza vaccination summary data

Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals – 2018 Quarter 4 data for:

  • CLABSI
  • CAUTI
  • C. Difficile LabID events
  • 2018 Q4 and 2019 Q1 Healthcare personnel influenza vaccination summary data

Please refer to the March 2019 NHSN E-Newsletter for additional information.