May 7 Online Forum Will Explain New Home Health Rating System

CMS is holding a one-hour, web-based open door forum on May 7 at 1:30-2:30 p.m. EST to explain the new set of star ratings for the Home Health Compare website. CMS will use the Home Health Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (HHCAHPS) survey results to create Patient Survey Star Ratings for the Home Health Compare website.  The forum will describe the rationale and overview of the patient survey star ratings.

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President & CEO Of HMS Healthcare Management Solutions, Inc., Donna Galluzzo, Elected CBIA Board Chair

We are proud to announce that Donna Galluzzo, President and CEO of HMS Healthcare Management Solutions, Inc. has been elected chair of the Connecticut Business & Industry Association’s board of directors. Donna Galluzzo succeeds James P. Torgerson, President and CEO of UIL Holdings Corporation.

Referring to CBIA’s 200th anniversary in 2015, Galluzzo said, “I’m honored to serve as chair of the CBIA in its bicentennial year.”

“CBIA has forged its reputation based on trust, integrity, and working collaboratively toward thoughtful policy and business solutions to some of the state’s most pressing challenges.”

“It is my intent to build on this strong history and to help the association benefit from a smooth transition of executive leadership while elevating Connecticut to one of the top 20 states in the country for business by 2017.”

Congratulations, Donna!

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