June 26, 2017
On June 15, 2017, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) posted the Measure Development Plan (MDP) 2017 Annual Report. The annual publication of the MDP is mandated by the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). It describes CMS’ progress in developing clinician quality measures to support the Quality Payment Program (QPP) and summarizes 2015-2016 activities by CMS that fulfilled the MACRA statutory requirements around quality measure development. The report addresses the following topics:
The MDP 2017 Annual Report is available here.