CSS News

5 June

CSS is Approved for CAHPS for MIPS

CSS’s status as a vendor for the CAHPS for MIPS Survey has been elevated from "conditionally approved" to "approved."

Contact us today at info@cssresearch.org for pricing on the CAHPS for MIPS survey. Volume and multi-year discounts are available. 
22 May

CSS Receives Conditional Approval for CAHPS for MIPS

May 15. CSS is among the first vendors to receive conditional approval to conduct the CAHPS for MIPS survey. The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is part of the Quality Payment Program, where clinicians earn performance-based payment adjustments for their Medicare payment. More information is available form CMS
22 May

CSS is Hiring

CSS is hiring! We have openings in our Healthcare Research Group for a research associate or analyst and a programmer. CSS offers competitive salaries based on experience, as well as excellent benefits that include annual leave, health insurance, retirement contribution, flexible spending accounts, and disability plans. CSS is conveniently located near the Farragut North and Farragut West Metro stations. To find out more, visit our Jobs page
22 July

CSS Renews Approval for PQRS CAHPS

For the second time, CSS has received approval from CMS to conduct CAHPS surveys for group practices participating in the Physician Quality Reporting System. This brings the number of survey certifications and approbals CSS currently holds to nine. Groups with more than 99 eligible professionals (EPs) must select a CAHPS vendor by September 20, 2016. Groups with 2-99 EPs may voluntarily participate in the survey. For more information or a price quote, please contact us.
20 July

CSS Receives Re-Approval as ACO CAHPS Survey Vendor.

Survey vendor training is complete, and for the fourth year in a row, CSS has earned re-approval as a vendor for the CAHPS for ACOs program. ACOs participating in the Pioneer ACO Model, Medicare Shared Savings Program, or the Next Generation (NextGen) ACO Model must contract with an approved vendor by September 20, 2016. Contact CSS to learn more about what we can do for your ACO.