This paper walks through different types of HCBS waiver reports and includes steps for thinking through the purpose, content and format, while tailoring report presentation to meet the needs of specific audiences. Wherever possible, state examples are provided and supplemented by sample reports that combine promising features. Seven types of reports are highlighted that guide program management, inform policy development, measure program outcomes and identify areas for quality improvement.
Cutler Institute for Health and Social Policy
Reporting: Managing and Using Home and Community-Based Services Data for Quality Improvement
April 2, 2006