The goals and multidisciplinary nature of home health care services present challenges to quality measurement that differ from those found in a more traditional hospital setting. The CMS mandates reporting of home health care outcome measures.
Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), 2008
Managing continuous transitions between care setting (hospital to home)
The Future of Home Health Care: Workshop Summary, Institute of Medicine and National Research Council, 2015