Data & Decision Support

writing-104091_1920Decision Support is a team of analysts that work to take hospital and health care data and turn it into information that can be used for better decision making. Decision Support strives to build knowledge based on financial, utilization, and quality information. This knowledge supports WSHA’s patient safety, policy and advocacy work and helps tackle the challenges that face health care providers and systems in Washington State.


2016 Report Schedule

Note: The following is an estimated timeline of the 2016 report schedule

January Quality Based Payment Reform

CAH Payment Comparison

February CHARS Release

VBP Impact Analysis

CMS Cost Report Model

Wage Index Analysis

Occupational Mix Analysis

Long Term Care – 2016 FY Final Rule Analysis

Medicare Cut Analysis

March Hospital-Acquired Conditions Analysis

Uncompensated and Charity Care Review Analysis

April (None)
May CHARS Release

VBP Impact Analysis

Wage Index Analysis

Occupational Mix Analysis

IPPS Rule Analysis

June (None)
July OPPS Rule Analysis
August CHARS Release

VBP Impact Analysis

IPPS Rule Analysis

September Wage Index Analysis

Occupational Mix Analysis

Hospital-Acquired Conditions Analysis

October (None)
November CHARS Release

VBP Impact Analysis

December Quality Based Payment Reform

OPPS Rule Analysis


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Contact Us

Washington State Hospital Association
999 Third Avenue
Suite 1400
Seattle, WA 98104

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206.281.7211 phone
206.283.6122 fax

info@wsha.org

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