The PRA notice for emergency review and clearance of the OASIS-C1/ICD-9 Data Set was published in the August 29th Federal Register. This opens a 2-week public comment period. Interested parties are invited to submit comments regarding burden, the necessity/utility of OASIS data for agency functions, ways to enhance the quality/clarity of the data collected, and recommendations for use of information technology to minimize burden.
Submit comments electronically to http://www.regulations.gov
Enter CMS-2014-0119-0001 into the search box
Comments must be received by September 12, 2014