The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is working with the Administration for Community Living through the National Quality Forum (NQF) to address quality measurement in person-centered planning. In pursuant of this, the Person Centered Planning and Practice Standing Committee will meet on Friday, May 3 from 1 - 3:30 PM EDT. The Committee meeting will be streamed online and will be open to the public. The live streaming link is available here. Please see the communication below for additional information.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is working with the Administration for Community Living through the National Quality Forum (NQF) to address quality measurement in person-centered planning.
The first meeting of the Person Centered Planning and Practice Standing Committee will be on May 3 at 1 - 3:30 pm ET. It will be online and open to the public.
The Committee will provide input on a draft operational definition of person-centered planning (PCP). The public and NQF members are welcome to attend the web meeting. The agenda and meeting materials will be posted to the project page as soon as they are available. Please contact the project team with any questions.
Over an 18-month period, NQF will use a multi-stakeholder approach to address person-centered planning and practice (PCP) as part of long-term services and supports (LTSS) systems. Beginning with the establishment of definitions, core competencies, and necessary systems characteristics, this work will establish a foundation for performance measurement of person-centered planning, catalyzing the development of a robust quality measure set that interfaces with other healthcare quality measures across provider types, settings, payers, delivery systems, programs, conditions, and populations. Both practical as well as forward-looking considerations, recommendations, and guidance will be provided to enhance the success of person-centered planning and coordination at the state level.
Information about the project and the nomination project is on the NQF website.