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Hospitals randomly selected for FY 2019 inpatient data validation

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) Program has selected the random sample of hospitals for validation of chart-abstracted and Healthcare-Associated Infection (HAI) measures for the Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 annual payment update (APU) determination. The quarters included in FY 2019 Inpatient Validation are third quarter 2016 (3Q16), fourth quarter 2016 (4Q16), first quarter 2017 (1Q17), and second quarter 2017 (2Q17).

A list of the selected hospitals is available on the Hospitals - Inpatient Data Validation Overview page on QualityNet.

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