What is the ICH CAHPS® survey?
The ICH CAHPS® survey is a standardized survey program designed to measure the experiences of people receiving in-center hemodialysis from Medicare-certified dialysis facilities.
This survey is conducted for dialysis centers by approved ICH CAHPS® survey vendors and is intended to:
- Produce comparable data on the patient’s perspective that allows objective and meaningful comparisons between ICH CAHPS® facilities on elements of care that are important to patients.
- Provide public reporting of survey results that will create incentives for centers to improve their quality of care.
- Enhance public accountability in health care by increasing the transparency of the quality of care provided in return for
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Proven Track Record in ICH CAHPS®
As one of the research firms originally certified to conduct the ICH CAHPS® survey, DSS has successfully completed tens of thousands of surveys, while continuing to be recognized as one of the largest patient-satisfaction measurement firms year after year by Modern Healthcare magazine. With higher response rates, we produce lower non-response bias and more accurate measurement. Our personalized, secure web portals allow our clients to easily download reports, and our clear, actionable insights allow them to always know where they stand and where they can focus improvement efforts to get better. And, everything is done in-house to control timing, quality
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