CMS Updates QPP Participation Status Tool with APM QP Snapshot Data

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updated its Quality Payment Program (QPP) participation status tool to include calculations from the second snapshot of Medicare Part B claims data to calculate the Alternative Payment Model (APM) entities threshold scores.  The second snapshot includes dates of participation between January 1 and June 30, 2018.  The tool includes Qualifying Participant status for Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs) and Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) APMs.  By the end of the year, CMS will release the third snapshot for January 1 to August 31, 2018.


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