1. Will the PSCs be available to patients and the public through other sources?

  2. Why is the performance period so much earlier than the year that this performance affects payment?

  3. Who is required to register with the Family Care Safety Registry?

  4. I don’t like how my labels are placed. Some are covering up the feature they are labeling. How can I fix this?

  5. How do I get access to the GIS data library?

  6. Can I make changes to the data in the table?

  7. As an employer, how do I verify that a GCW has been granted or is still valid?

  8. Do I report each case of MRSA and VRE?

  9. How does the PRAMS Survey work?

  10. How does the PRAMS Survey work?

  11. How often do I report MRSA and VRE?

  12. If a facility is using the NHSN system, can the facility do the actual reporting via MHIRS? 5/20/2005

  13. How can I obtain the complete study results?

  14. What kinds of questions were on the 2011 CLS?

  15. Why are hospitals reporting head of bed (HOB) elevation rates instead of actual ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) rates?

  16. Who is at risk for lead poisoning?

  17. What are the study limitations?

  18. If two separate procedures are done through two incisions (e.g., a breast augmentation and an abdominal liposuction), how is the duration of the breast surgery calculated? 3/5/2008

  19. How can a facility be certified for participation in the Medicare and/ or Medicaid program? How do I obtain an application?

  20. What if a CABG patient returns to the operating room for bleeding greater than 24 hours after the initial surgery and subsequently develops an infection. Is the infection related to the CABG or is it related to the re-exploration for bleeding? 3/5/2008

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