|Patient Total||Total Cost Per Session|
|Less than 50||$500|
|More than 50||$10 per patient|
The ICH-CAHPS® Survey aims to measure and improve patient-centeredness of care. It produces six quality reporting measures of patient experience:
The standardized ICH-CAHPS® Survey instrument is composed of the following measures:
The ICH-CAHPS® survey is intended for patients over 18-years-old receiving outpatient hemodialysis for three or more months.
In-center hemodialysis (ICH) facilities that served 30 or more survey-eligible patients in the calendar year (CY) must administer the In-center Hemodialysis CAHPS® (ICH CAHPS®) Survey in the spring and fall of the following year to comply with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) quality reporting requirements.