5-Star Overview and Health Inspection Domain




This series examines the three domains of the CMS 5-Star Quality Rating System: Health Inspections, Staffing and Quality Measures including how the rating is calculated and analyzing facility data with a focus on developing a work plan to improve or maintain 5-Star Status. Common obstacles to 5-Star status will be discussed with tips and strategies for advancing facility performance. This session will provide an overview of the 5-Star Rating System and a focus on the Health Inspections component of Nursing Home Compare’s 5-Star Rating System. You will learn how the health inspection rating is calculated and how it impacts your overall 5-Star rating.

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand how the health inspection rating is calculated
  2. Understand how the health inspection rating impacts the overall 5-Star Rating
  3. Acquire knowledge to implement best practices for Five-Star health inspection improvement using a QAPI approach

PDF Downloads include:

– Link to Recordings
– Link to Handouts


*Webinar recorded January 2023