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Question: Does CMS specify the number of performance improvement projects an Ambulatory Surgical Center must perform annually? Answer: CMS regulation §416.43(d) addresses performance improvement projects. An Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) must undertake one or more specific quality improvement projects each … Continue reading
Question: What medical record documentation is required by CMS for ambulatory surgery centers? Answer: CMS regulation §416.47(b) covers the content of medical records. The ambulatory surgical center (ASC) must maintain a medical record for each patient. Every record must be … Continue reading
Question: Did CMS issue regulations for community mental health centers? If so where can I find this information? Answer: CMS issued a final rule (Federal Register | Medicare Program: Conditions of Participation (CoPs) for Community Mental Health Centers) on October … Continue reading