Healthcare Staffing Services Measures (v2022A)
Posted: July 1, 2021

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Release Notes:
Measure Information Form
Version 2022A


Health Care Staffing Services (HCSS)

Set Measures

Set Measure ID Measure Short Name
HCSS-4 Do Not Return - Per Diem
HCSS-5 Do Not Return - Travel
HCSS-6 Completeness of Personnel File - Per Diem
HCSS-7 Completeness of Personnel File - Travel

General Data Elements

Element Name Collected For
Assignment Type All Records,
Firm Group All Records,
Measure Category Assignment All Records, Calculation, Used in calculation of the Joint Commission's aggregate data.
Placement Type All Records,
Service Setting All Records,

Measure Set Specific Data Elements

Element Name Collected For
Background Check HCSS-6, HCSS-7
Competency HCSS-6, HCSS-7
Do Not Return HCSS-4, HCSS-5
Job Appropriate Credentials HCSS-6, HCSS-7


  Document Name  
Acknowledgement  
Cover Page for Health Care Staffing Services  
Data Dictionary  
Introduction and Background for HCSS manual  
Overview of Measure Information Form for HCSS manual  
Sampling Chapter for HCSS manual  
Table of Contents for HCSS Manual  
Using the The Joint Commission's HCSS Measures  

Measure Information Form HCSS
Healthcare Staffing Services Measures (v2022A)
January 2022 Ongoing

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