QIPP Year 5 Updates

Texas Quality Incentive Payment Program for Nursing Homes (QIPP) Year 5 Updates (Eff 2/1/2021):


  • Roster attached for QIPP Year 5 Eligible locations

  • Final pool size for the eligibility period has not yet been determined


  • Jan 25th; Comments on Draft QM packet (attached) must be submitted by email to the Quality Monitoring Program no later than 5PM (Erin.Cibrone@hhs.texas.gov)

  • Feb 12th; CHOW’s must be received

  • March 15th; Enrollment begins


  • Final Quality Metrics and Performance Requirements will be published at hhs.texas.gov by Feb 1, 2021 (Draft Attached)

  • Component 1: Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement (QAPI) Meetings

  • Component 2: Workforce Development

  • Component 3: MDS CMS Five-Star Quality Measures

  • Component 4: Infection Control Program


Draft Quality Metrics for Quality Incent
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QIPP Year 5 Eligibility List
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