The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has published a list of quality measures it is considering implementing in Medicare quality programs in the coming year.

The list consists of 32 proposed measures, down significantly from the nearly 100 it proposed last year.  These measures are subject to comment by the National Quality Forum and stakeholders.

Go here to see a commentary from CMS explaining what it hopes to accomplish and how it is pursuing those goals and go here to see a CMS document presenting the 32 proposed quality measures.