Joy Rios

MIPS 2022 Final Rule

By Joy Rios – The MIPS 2022 Final Rule has been released and here is a breakdown of what you need to know about the program, overall and by category. For the 2022 performance year, to avoid a penalty eligible clinicians must earn a score of at least 75 points.

Patient Engagement Challenges Abide

By Joy Rios – This year, as you may already know, both hospitals and physician practices participating in Meaningful Use must offer patients a way to access their health records electronically. The patient electronic access objective specifically calls for providing patients the ability to view online, download, and transmit their health information. Those familiar with this objective often call it VDT for short.