Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Subcommittee

Purpose

The Program operates as a subcommittee of the Colorado Healthcare Affordability and Sustainability Enterprise Board and is comprised of staff from hospitals, the Colorado Hospital Association and the Department. The subcommittee recommends performance measures that form the basis of the incentive payment, recommends how payments should be made, communicates with hospitals and gathers and analyzes data required for the performance measures.

The major tasks of the subcommittee include:

  1. Recommend performance measures that form the basis of the incentive payment.
  2. Recommend how payments should be made.
  3. Communicate with hospitals.
  4. Gather and analyze data required for the performance measures

Measure Details

2022 Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Details

2021 Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Details

2021 Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Measure Summary

2020 Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Details

2020 Hospital Quality Incentive Payment Program Instructions

Timeline

The Data Collection Tool (DCT) opens May 2, 2022 and will remain open through May 31, 2022. We will have all user accounts set up and ready to go live on May 2, 2022.

Below are some key dates associated with the revised timeline for HQIP 2022.

  • April 21, 2022 - DCT Training Webinar (Thursday)
  • May 2, 2022 - DCT Application Launch (Monday)
  • May 31, 2022 - DCT Application Close (Tuesday)
  • August 1, 2022 - Scoring Review and Reconsideration Period Begins (Monday)
  • TBD - On-Site Reviews
  • August 19, 2022 - Scoring Review and Reconsideration Period Ends (Friday)
  • Mid-September 2022 - Scoring Letters to Hospitals

Tools & Resources

Prometheus Tool Hospital User Guide

Training

2021 Provider Training Presentation

2021 Provider Training Webinar

Contact Us

Matt Haynes
matt.haynes@state.co.us
303-866-6305