Overall Quality

Has the state developed a comprehensive quality strategy that annually analyzes and improves outcomes and processes including

Several federal and private entities are working to develop comprehensive quality measures for LTSS. As part of their work, some have catalogued existing measures. The National Quality Forum compendium of home and communty based services measures can be found here. The University of Minnesota Institute on Community Integration database of HCBS outcomes measures used for evaluation and research is available here. It enables identification of measures by domains covered.

For a discussion of quality reporting, see the National Health Law Program's Five Key Standards for Dual Eligible MOUs.

 

Does the state make quality data accessible to the public by

Does the state work to improve LTSS quality through

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