What applications can states use to measure home and community based services? The purpose of this report is to outline the key components of performance measurement and to discuss their relevance and potential use in HCBS. The paper also offers practical approaches for states to gradually build a HCBS performance measurement set to serve as the foundation for their quality management activities and CMS required reporting.
Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy
Performance Measurement: Managing and Using Home and Community-Based Services Data for Quality Improvement
April 2, 2006