National Initiatives Brief- CAHPS for PQRS

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    The CAHPS for PQRS Survey is one of the quality measures that group practices may submit to satisfy Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) reporting requirements. PQRS is a CMS quality program that uses negative payment adjustments to encourage providers to report quality data. The following outlines the CAHPS for PQRS Survey requirements for 2016. Contact any member of your HealthStream team to learn more.