CAHPS® Hospice Survey

Scoring and Analysis
     

Quick Links: Step-by-Step Guide for Calculating CAHPS Hospice Survey Top-Box Scores | Case-Mix Adjustment Methods for CAHPS Hospice Survey Measures | Previous Case-Mix Adjustment Methods for CAHPS Hospice Survey Measures | Podcast for Hospices: Adjustments to Survey Data for Public Reporting


Step-by-Step Guide for Calculating CAHPS Hospice Survey Top-Box Scores (11/21/2017)

Click here to view or download a document that summarizes the steps that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) uses to calculate CAHPS Hospice Survey top-box measure scores, including adjustments for mode of survey administration and case mix.


Case-Mix Adjustment Methods for CAHPS Hospice Survey Measures (11/21/2017)

A document that provides the Case-Mix Adjustments for the February 2018 Public Reporting of CAHPS Hospice Survey results has been posted. This Public Report period includes cases from Q2 2015 - Q1 2017.

Click here to view or download a document that describes case-mix adjustment of the CAHPS Hospice Survey measures, including coefficients and other information that will permit a survey vendor or hospice to closely approximate the effect of case-mix adjustment on CAHPS Hospice Survey results.


Previous Case-Mix Adjustment Methods for CAHPS Hospice Survey Measures (11/21/2017)

Click here to view the Case-Mix Adjustments for cases from Q2 2015 - Q1 2016


Podcast for Hospices: Adjustments to Survey Data for Public Reporting 

This podcast provides additional information about the case-mix and mode adjustments.


This page was last modified on 11/21/2017