The following key communications were sent to hospitals related to Performance Measurement: 
  • September 16, 2020: Modifications to CY2021 ORYX® Policies. View the communication.
  • March 26, 2020: Important modifications to performance measure data reporting and data submission timelines for ORYX and Certification Programs with standardized measure requirements. View the communication.
  • February 12, 2020: Details on submission of CY2020 ORYX Chart-Abstracted Measures. View the communication
  • October 8, 2019: Certification Requirements for Standardized performance measures for CY2020. View the communication.
  • September 11, 2019: CY2020 ORYX Performance Measurement Requirements.  View the communication.

The Joint Commission offers a variety of educational performance measurement related webinars. Topics include specific performance measures, reporting requirements, and topics that are clinically, technically, or statistically focused. Webinars address electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) and chart-based measures used for accreditation and certification purposes. For additional information on each webinar series, click below.

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