Tag: improvement activities

CMS Updates QPP Resources

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

  • 2019 Group Participation Guide
This guide details group participation requirement...

Reminder: 2019 Call for MIPS Promoting Interoperability Measures and Improvement Activities is Open

The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Annual Call for Measures and Activities is open. The process allows clinicians, professional associations and medical societies that represent clinicians, researchers, consumer groups and others to iden...

CMS Hosts Webinar on the MIPS Improvement Activities Performance Category on May 23

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is hosting a webinar on Thursday, May 23 from 1 to 2 pm ET to provide an overview of the Improvement Activities performance category of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) in 2019. CMS...

2019 MIPS Improvement Activities Performance Category Call for Technical Expert Panel

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is requesting nominations for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Improvement Activities (IA) Technical Expert Panel (TEP). HealthInsight, a CMS a subcontractor on this project, is con...

2019 Call for MIPS Promoting Interoperability Measures and Improvement Activities is Open

CMS opened the submission period for Promoting Interoperability measures and Improvement Activities for future years of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). The MIPS Annual Call for Measures and Activities process allows clinicians, profe...

Participate in MIPS Study and Earn 2019 Improvement Activity Credit

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services is recruiting participants for a study on the factors associated with reporting quality measures in 2019. Successful participants will earn full credit for the 2019 MIPS Improvement Activities Performanc...

CMS Updates QPP Resources

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

  • 2019 MIPS Payment Adjustment FAQs and Resources

Provides answe...

Webinar on CME Counting as MIPS Improvement Activity

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) are hosting a webinar on March 6, 2019, on continuing medical education (CME) as an Improvement Activity in the Merit-Based In...

Call for Nomination: Improvement Activities TEP

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has issued a call for nominations for its Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Improvement Activities (IA) Technical Expert Panel (TEP). CMS is seeking feedback from a group of stakeholde...

CMS Posts Report on MIPS Improvement Activities for Year 1 of the QPP

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a report on the Improvement Activities (IAs) Performance Category of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) for Year 1 of the Quality Payment Program (QPP). A Technical Expert Pa...