April 03, 2017
Groups participating in the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) track of the Quality Payment Program are not required to register, except for groups that intend to utilize the CMS Web Interface and/or administer the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) for MIPS survey. The registration period is from April 1, 2017 through June 30, 2017.
For 2017, only groups of 25 or more eligible clinicians that have registered can report via the CMS Web Interface and groups of 2 or more eligible clinicians that have registered can participate in the CAHPS for MIPS survey. Groups that participate in MIPS through qualified registry, qualified clinical data registry, or electronic health record data submission mechanisms do not need to register.
Registration information is available here.
CMS Web Interface Registration Guide is available here.
CMS Web Interface Factsheet is available here.
CAHPS MIPS Factsheet is available here.
More information on the Quality Payment Program is available here.