The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services needs to improve the accessibility and reliability of expenditure data collected from skilled nursing facilities, according to the Government Accountability Office.
While SNFs are required to self-report their expenditures in annual financial cost reports and CMS posts the raw data on its website, GAO contends that the agency has not provided the data in a readily accessible format and has not posted the data in a place that is easy to find on its website.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access