Submission for Review: CAHPS Enrollee Survey 3206-NEW, 63905-63906 [2019-25003]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 223 / Tuesday, November 19, 2019 / Notices Safety Evaluation dated October 22, 2019. No significant hazards consideration comments received: No. khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES STP Nuclear Operating Company, Docket Nos. 50–498 and 50–499, South Texas Project, Units 1 and 2, Matagorda County, Texas Date of amendment request: April 24, 2019. Brief description of amendments: The amendments revised Technical Specification (TS) Tables 2.2–1, 3.3–1, and 4.3–1 to change the description of the P–13 permissive interlock for the Reactor Trip System instrumentation. The current phrases, ‘‘Turbine Impulse Chamber Pressure’’ and ‘‘Turbine Impulse Pressure,’’ are replaced with the phrase, ‘‘Turbine Inlet Pressure,’’ throughout the TSs, resulting in a more generic P–13 description that does not specify a particular turbine design. Date of issuance: October 24, 2019. Effective date: As of the date of issuance and shall be implemented within 90 days of issuance. Amendment Nos.: 217 (Unit 1) and 203 (Unit 2). A publicly-available version is in ADAMS under Accession No. ML19217A060; documents related to these amendments are listed in the Safety Evaluation enclosed with the amendments. Renewed Facility Operating License Nos. NPF–76 and NPF–80: The amendments revised the Renewed Facility Operating Licenses and TSs. Date of initial notice in Federal Register: June 4, 2019 (84 FR 25840). The Commission’s related evaluation of the amendments is contained in a Safety Evaluation dated October 24, 2019. No significant hazards consideration comments received: No. Vistra Operations Company LLC, Docket Nos. 50–445 and 50–446, Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Somervell County, Texas Date of amendment request: October 31, 2018, as supplemented by letters dated March 28, 2019, and June 3, 2019. Brief description of amendments: The amendments revised the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant, Unit Nos. 1 and 2, Emergency Plan by changing the Emergency Response Organization (ERO) staff augmentation times and reducing the required number of ERO positions. Date of issuance: November 4, 2019. Effective date: As of the date of issuance and shall be implemented within 180 days from the date of issuance. Amendment No.: 172 (Unit 1) and 172 (Unit 2). A publicly-available version is VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:47 Nov 18, 2019 Jkt 250001 in ADAMS under Accession No. ML19267A018; documents related to the amendments are listed in the Safety Evaluation enclosed with the amendments. Facility Operating License Nos. NPF– 87 and NPF–89: The amendments revised the Emergency Plan. Date of initial notice in Federal Register: January 2, 2019 (84 FR 26). The supplemental letters dated March 28, 2019, and June 3, 2019, provided additional information that clarified the application, did not expand the scope of the application as originally noticed, and did not change the NRC staff’s original proposed no significant hazards consideration determination as published in the Federal Register. The Commission’s related evaluation of the amendments is contained in a Safety Evaluation dated November 4, 2019. No significant hazards consideration comments received: No. Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 8th day of November, 2019. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Jamie M. Heisserer, Acting Deputy Director, Division of Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. 2019–24748 Filed 11–18–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT Submission for Review: CAHPS Enrollee Survey 3206–NEW Office of Personnel Management. ACTION: 30-Day notice and request for comments. AGENCY: The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a proposed information collection (ICR) 3206–NEW, Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS®). As required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, as amended by the ClingerCohen Act, OPM is soliciting comments for this collection. The information collection was previously published in the Federal Register on July 22, 2019 at Volume 84 FR 35137 allowing for a 60day public comment period. We received one comment from an association of FEHB health plan carriers that did not relate to the CAHPS survey. Therefore, no changes have been made to our estimates or to the proposed information collection. The purpose of SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00069 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 63905 this notice is to allow an additional 30 days for public comments. DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until December 19, 2019. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.1. ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management Budget, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503, Attention: Desk Officer for the Office of Personnel Management or sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of this information collection, with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management Budget, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503, Attention: Desk Officer for the Office of Personnel Management or sent via electronic mail to oira_submission@ omb.eop.gov or faxed to (202) 395–6974. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Management and Budget is particularly interested in comments that: 1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; 2. Evaluate the accuracy of the agency’s estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; 3. Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and 4. Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submissions of responses. The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on the administration of the CAHPS® survey for the Federal Employees Health Benefits (FEHB) Program. The CAHPS® surveys asks consumers and patients to report on and evaluate their experiences with health care. These surveys cover topics that are important to consumers and focus on aspects of quality that consumers are best qualified to assess, such as the communication skills of providers and E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1 63906 Federal Register / Vol. 84, No. 223 / Tuesday, November 19, 2019 / Notices ease of access to health care services. OPM uses the CAHPS® results as part of the FEHB Plan Performance Assessment (PPA). The PPA enables a consistent, objective evaluation of carrier performance and also provides more transparency for enrollees. This assessment uses a discrete set of quantifiable measures to examine key aspects of performance in the areas of clinical quality, customer service and resource use. Eight CAHPS® measures are part of this discrete set of quantifiable measures. Taken together with more traditional assessments of contract administration, these measures help ensure that enrollees receive high quality affordable healthcare and a positive customer experience. The PPA is linked to carrier profit and adjustment factors. FEHB contracts include language to incorporate the PPA as a determinant of the Service Charge or Performance Adjustment. Analysis Agency: Healthcare and Insurance, Office of Personnel Management. Authority: 5 U.S.C. 8910. Title: CAHPS Survey. OMB Number: 3206–NEW. Frequency: Annually. Affected Public: Federal Employees and Retirees. Number of Respondents: 73,505. Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 minutes. Total Burden Hours: 18,376 hours. Office of Personnel Management. Alexys Stanley, Regulatory Affairs Analyst. [FR Doc. 2019–25003 Filed 11–18–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6325–64–P POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket Nos. MC2020–23 and CP2020–22; MC2020–24 and CP2020–23] New Postal Products Postal Regulatory Commission. Notice. AGENCY: ACTION: The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing for the Commission’s consideration concerning negotiated service agreements. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps. DATES: Comments were due: November 15, 2019. ADDRESSES: Submit comments electronically via the Commission’s Filing Online system at http:// www.prc.gov. Those who cannot submit khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:47 Nov 18, 2019 Jkt 250001 comments electronically should contact the person identified in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section by telephone for advice on filing alternatives. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: David A. Trissell, General Counsel, at 202–789–6820. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Table of Contents I. Introduction II. Docketed Proceeding(s) I. Introduction The Commission gives notice that the Postal Service filed request(s) for the Commission to consider matters related to negotiated service agreement(s). The request(s) may propose the addition or removal of a negotiated service agreement from the market dominant or the competitive product list, or the modification of an existing product currently appearing on the market dominant or the competitive product list. Section II identifies the docket number(s) associated with each Postal Service request, the title of each Postal Service request, the request’s acceptance date, and the authority cited by the Postal Service for each request. For each request, the Commission appoints an officer of the Commission to represent the interests of the general public in the proceeding, pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 505 (Public Representative). Section II also establishes comment deadline(s) pertaining to each request. The public portions of the Postal Service’s request(s) can be accessed via the Commission’s website (http:// www.prc.gov). Non-public portions of the Postal Service’s request(s), if any, can be accessed through compliance with the requirements of 39 CFR 3007.301.1 The Commission invites comments on whether the Postal Service’s request(s) in the captioned docket(s) are consistent with the policies of title 39. For request(s) that the Postal Service states concern market dominant product(s), applicable statutory and regulatory requirements include 39 U.S.C. 3622, 39 U.S.C. 3642, 39 CFR part 3010, and 39 CFR part 3020, subpart B. For request(s) that the Postal Service states concern competitive product(s), applicable statutory and regulatory requirements include 39 U.S.C. 3632, 39 U.S.C. 3633, 39 U.S.C. 3642, 39 CFR part 3015, and 39 CFR part 3020, subpart B. Comment 1 See Docket No. RM2018–3, Order Adopting Final Rules Relating to Non-Public Information, June 27, 2018, Attachment A at 19–22 (Order No. 4679). PO 00000 Frm 00070 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 deadline(s) for each request appear in section II. II. Docketed Proceeding(s) 1. Docket No(s).: MC2020–23 and CP2020–22; Filing Title: USPS Request to Add Priority Mail & First-Class Package Service Contract 126 to Competitive Product List and Notice of Filing Materials Under Seal; Filing Acceptance Date: November 7, 2019; Filing Authority: 39 U.S.C. 3642, 39 CFR 3020.30 et seq., and 39 CFR 3015.5; Public Representative: Christopher C. Mohr; Comments Due: November 15, 2019. 2. Docket No(s).: MC2020–24 and CP2020–23; Filing Title: USPS Request to Add Priority Mail & First-Class Package Service Contract 127 to Competitive Product List and Notice of Filing Materials Under Seal; Filing Acceptance Date: November 7, 2019; Filing Authority: 39 U.S.C. 3642, 39 CFR 3020.30 et seq., and 39 CFR 3015.5; Public Representative: Christopher C. Mohr; Comments Due: November 15, 2019. This Notice will be published in the Federal Register. Darcie S. Tokioka, Acting Secretary. [FR Doc. 2019–24956 Filed 11–18–19; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7710–FW–P POSTAL SERVICE Product Change—Priority Mail Express and Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement AGENCY: ACTION: Postal ServiceTM. Notice. The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule’s Competitive Products List. SUMMARY: Date of required notice: November 19, 2019. DATES: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sean Robinson, 202–268–8405. The United States Postal Service® hereby gives notice that, pursuant to 39 U.S.C. 3642 and 3632(b)(3), on November 13, 2019, it filed with the Postal Regulatory Commission a USPS Request to Add Priority Mail Express & Priority Mail Contract 104 to Competitive Product List. Documents are available at SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: E:\FR\FM\19NON1.SGM 19NON1

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[Federal Register Volume 84, Number 223 (Tuesday, November 19, 2019)]
[Notices]
[Pages 63905-63906]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2019-25003]


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OFFICE OF PERSONNEL MANAGEMENT


Submission for Review: CAHPS Enrollee Survey 3206-NEW

AGENCY: Office of Personnel Management.

ACTION: 30-Day notice and request for comments.

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SUMMARY: The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general 
public and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on a 
proposed information collection (ICR) 3206-NEW, Consumer Assessment of 
Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS[supreg]). As required by the 
Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, as amended by the Clinger-Cohen Act, 
OPM is soliciting comments for this collection. The information 
collection was previously published in the Federal Register on July 22, 
2019 at Volume 84 FR 35137 allowing for a 60-day public comment period. 
We received one comment from an association of FEHB health plan 
carriers that did not relate to the CAHPS survey. Therefore, no changes 
have been made to our estimates or to the proposed information 
collection. The purpose of this notice is to allow an additional 30 
days for public comments.

DATES: Comments are encouraged and will be accepted until December 19, 
2019. This process is conducted in accordance with 5 CFR 1320.1.

ADDRESSES: Interested persons are invited to submit written comments on 
the proposed information collection to the Office of Information and 
Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management Budget, 725 17th Street NW, 
Washington, DC 20503, Attention: Desk Officer for the Office of 
Personnel Management or sent via electronic mail to 
[email protected] or faxed to (202) 395-6974.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: A copy of this information collection, 
with applicable supporting documentation, may be obtained by contacting 
the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, Office of Management 
Budget, 725 17th Street NW, Washington, DC 20503, Attention: Desk 
Officer for the Office of Personnel Management or sent via electronic 
mail to [email protected] or faxed to (202) 395-6974.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Office of Management and Budget is 
particularly interested in comments that:
    1. Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is 
necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, 
including whether the information will have practical utility;
    2. Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of 
the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the 
methodology and assumptions used;
    3. Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to 
be collected; and
    4. Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those 
who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, 
electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic 
submissions of responses.
    The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offers the general public 
and other federal agencies the opportunity to comment on the 
administration of the CAHPS[supreg] survey for the Federal Employees 
Health Benefits (FEHB) Program. The CAHPS[supreg] surveys asks 
consumers and patients to report on and evaluate their experiences with 
health care. These surveys cover topics that are important to consumers 
and focus on aspects of quality that consumers are best qualified to 
assess, such as the communication skills of providers and

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ease of access to health care services. OPM uses the CAHPS[supreg] 
results as part of the FEHB Plan Performance Assessment (PPA). The PPA 
enables a consistent, objective evaluation of carrier performance and 
also provides more transparency for enrollees. This assessment uses a 
discrete set of quantifiable measures to examine key aspects of 
performance in the areas of clinical quality, customer service and 
resource use. Eight CAHPS[supreg] measures are part of this discrete 
set of quantifiable measures.
    Taken together with more traditional assessments of contract 
administration, these measures help ensure that enrollees receive high 
quality affordable healthcare and a positive customer experience. The 
PPA is linked to carrier profit and adjustment factors. FEHB contracts 
include language to incorporate the PPA as a determinant of the Service 
Charge or Performance Adjustment.

Analysis

    Agency: Healthcare and Insurance, Office of Personnel Management.
    Authority: 5 U.S.C. 8910.
    Title: CAHPS Survey.
    OMB Number: 3206-NEW.
    Frequency: Annually.
    Affected Public: Federal Employees and Retirees.
    Number of Respondents: 73,505.
    Estimated Time per Respondent: 15 minutes.
    Total Burden Hours: 18,376 hours.

Office of Personnel Management.
Alexys Stanley,
Regulatory Affairs Analyst.
[FR Doc. 2019-25003 Filed 11-18-19; 8:45 am]
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