July 2017 CAHPS for ACOs Survey Vendor Training

Conditionally approved 2017 CAHPS for ACOs Survey vendors must attend two webinar training sessions. 

  1. CAHPS for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) Participating in Medicare Initiatives: ACO Survey Vendor Training [ACO Breakout Session]
  2. CAHPS Survey for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Survey Vendor Training [Combined Session]

Both training sessions are scheduled for July 13, 2017. Conditionally approved ACO vendors will be required to attend the ACO Breakout Session for ACO specific content. In the required Combined Session, core content between CAHPS for ACOs and MIPS Surveys will be provided together.

There is no fee associated with this training.

November 2017 CAHPS for ACOs Survey Vendor Training

Approved 2017 CAHPS for ACOs Survey vendors must attend a third webinar training on data safeguarding, coding, preparation, and submission scheduled for November 1, 2017.

There is no fee associated with this training.

More information regarding the training sessions will be provided in the future.

The Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) for ACOs measures experience of care for ACOs participating in Medicare initiatives. It is based on the Clinician and Group (CG CAHPS) survey and includes additional program specific survey questions.

Survey Instruments for the 2016 reporting period.

Click the Survey Vendor Participation Process for New Vendors link below for steps on becoming an approved CAHPS for ACOs Survey Vendor.
The survey administration protocols are contained in the CAHPS for ACOs Survey Quality Assurance Guidelines