Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program Resources

Hospital Discharge, Resources for Physicians


CMS posts information about how well America’s hospitals are doing on a number of measures and dimensions on two websites: the Hospital Compare website and the Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HCAHPS) survey website.

For more information, visit Hospital Value Based Purchasing on the CMS website.

To review the law and regulations, go to Social Security Act Section 1886(o) and to the Final Rule (76 Federal Register [FR] 26490).