Ambulatory Surgical Centers Quality Reporting (ASCQR) Program
The Ambulatory Surgical Center Quality Reporting Program Quality Measures Specifications Manual provides measure information and specifications for Medicares ASC Quality Reporting Program. These standardized measures were selected by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to measure the quality of care for patients in the ASC setting.
|Specifications Manual||Claims-Based Measures Reference Period||Structural Measures Reference Period|
|Version 3.0c, (PDF-248 KB)||Beginning Jan. 1, 2014||No Web-based measures submitted in 2014|
|Version 2.0, (PDF-246 KB)||Beginning Jan. 1, 2013||Jan. 1, 2012 - Dec. 31, 2012|
|Version 1.0b, (PDF-309 KB)||Beginning Oct. 1, 2012||Jan. 1, 2012 - Dec. 31, 2012|