Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services: Outpatient Quality Reporting: NYU Langone Submission
Alternate Titles(s): CMS: Hospital OQR, Hospital OQR
- NYU Langone submits data to the Centers for Medicare & Medicare Services (CMS) Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program. The Hospital OQR Program collects data on the quality of outpatient services, including emergency departments, observation services, lab tests, x-rays, and outcomes. The current measure set for the Hospital OQR Program includes measures that assess processes of care, imaging efficiency patterns, care transitions, ED throughput efficiency, the use of health information technology, care coordination, patient safety, and volume. Hospitals submit quality measures as determined on an annual basis to CMS. Hospital OQR measures are reported publicly on Hospital Compare.
- 2006 - Present
- Geographic Coverage
New York (State) - New York City
- Local Expert for NYU