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Advising the Congress on Medicare issues
MedPAC > Recommendations > Improving quality assurance for institutional providers (G)

Improving quality assurance for institutional providers (G)

June 1, 2000

State survey agencies should use health care quality measures and other measures of facility performance to:
* Determine which facilities to survey more and less frequently,
* Target specific issues or quality concerns for focused attention in the survey process, and
Monitor facility performance between inspections.

Topics: Quality.