Facility reports in CROWNWeb one of the six conditions below for each qualifying patient once before August 1 and once before February 1.


EXCLUSIONS

  1. Patients who are younger than 18 years.
  2. Patients treated at the facility for fewer than 90 days.
  3. Facilities with a CCN open date after May 1.
  4. Facilities treating fewer than 11 qualifying patients during the performance period.


Facilities must report one of the following conditions for each eligible patient:

  1. Pain assessment using a standardized tool is documented as positive and a follow-up plan is documented
  2. Pain assessment documented as positive, a follow-up plan is not documented, and the facility possesses documentation that the patient is not eligible
  3. Pain assessment documented as positive using a standardized tool, a follow-up plan is not documented, and no reason is given
  4. Pain assessment using a standardized tool is documented as negative, and no follow-up plan required
  5. No documentation of pain assessment, and the facility possesses documentation the patient is not eligible for a pain assessment using a standardized tool
  6. No documentation of pain assessment, and no reason is given


Conditions covering the first six months of the performance period must be reported in CROWNWeb before August 1, and the conditions covering the second six months of the performance period must be reported in CROWNWeb before February 1.


Click on the link below for additional information and instructions on how to report this in CROWNWeb.


http://mycrownweb.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/CROWNWeb-the-ESRD-QIP-and-You-Town-Hall.pdf