CMS Updates QPP Resources

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) uploaded new materials to the Quality Payment Program (QPP) Resource Library:

This fact sheet provides an overview of the 2020 payment adjustments for MIPS based on the 2018 performance year.

This guide helps clinicians start participating in MIPS for the 2020 performance year.

This guide helps clinicians start participating in the Improvements Activities performance category for MIPS in 2020.

This guide helps clinicians start participating in the Promoting Interoperability performance category for MIPS in 2020.

This guide helps clinicians start participating in the Quality performance category for MIPS in 2020.

This resource identifies the criteria used by CMS to validate data submitted across performance categories for MIPS in 2019.

This video describes how to report data for the Promoting Interoperability performance category and how to modify the score by manually attesting to measures.

This resource details the measure specifications and benchmarks for the episode-based cost measures new in the Cost performance category in 2020.

This resource provides information about the determinants used to evaluate non-patient facing encounter status of 2019 MIPS eligible clinicians.

This resource provides information about the annual call for quality measures to be submitted for consideration into the Quality Payment Program.

 

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For more information visit the McDermottPlus Payment Innovation Resource Center or contact Sheila Madhani at 202-204-1459 or smadhani@mcdermottplus.com.