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REMINDER: February 15 deadline for CMS quality reporting programs

02/06/2018

Please remember that February 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 – 2017 Quarter 3 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

PPS-exempt cancer hospitals – 2017 Quarter 3 data for:

•CLABSI

•CAUTI

•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

Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities – 2017 Quarters 3 data for:

•CAUTI

•MRSA Bacteremia Lab ID events – all healthcare onset and community onset

•C. Difficile LabID events -- all healthcare onset and community onset

Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals – 2017 Quarters 3 data for: 

•CLABSI

•CAUTI

•MRSA Bacteremia LabID events

•C. Difficile LabID events

•VAE

Please refer to the December 2017 NHSN Newsletter for additional information.

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