Join SA Ignite and Answers Media Network for our first ABCs of the QPP of 2019! When: Thursday, January 17, 2019 Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET Topic: Start Strong in 2019 to Protect Your MIPS Scores Abstract: MIPS is getting real in 2019. Maximum incentives are up 150%, while scores are predicted to slip […]
You can now check the Quality Payment Program Participation Status Tool to view your final 2018 eligibility status for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. The post Check Your Final 2018 MIPS Eligibility Status appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News.
By Jim Tate – Back in August I wrote a post entitled, “MIPS and EHR Certification: Most Asked Question”. The issue at hand was when did MIPS eligible providers need to be using 2015 Edition Certified Electronic Health Record Technology (CEHRT). The post The Jury Returns: MACRA – MIPS and 2019 CEHRT Requirements appeared first […]
By Rod Baird – CMS appears to be considering a major change in direction for its entire spectrum of Resource Use measures. If these changes are adopted, they definitely effect the MIPS program. The post CMS Testing New MIPS Resource Use Measures: Exploring Possible Benefits to LTPAC Medicine appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, […]
If you’re interested in forming a virtual group for the 2019 MIPS performance year, the election period is now open. To form a virtual group, you must follow an election process and submit your election to CMS via e-mail by December 31, 2018. The post Virtual Groups Election Period for MIPS 2019 Performance Year Now […]
CMS has posted the following new Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) resources on CMS.gov Visit the Quality Payment Program Resource Library on CMS.gov to review new and existing QPP resources. The post New MIPS Resources are Now Available in the QPP Resource Library appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News.
By Matthew Fusan – May 2018 marked the tenth anniversary of American Ninja Warrior, the series that tapped into the intensity of the American competitive spirit and inspired a whole new growth segment in the fitness industry. MIPS is CMS’ American Ninja Warrior, inspiring the movement in healthcare from volume to value. The post Is […]
Join HITECH Answers (@HITECHAnswers)and SA Ignite (@saignite) as we continue our series of webinars on the details of the MACRA final rule. Topic: MIPS and Practice Transformation: Where Do Things Stand? We’re three-quarters of the way through the second year of MIPS. 2017 results are in, and CMS has published its proposed rule for 2019 […]
By Tom Lee – Incentive focused programs such as PQRS and Meaningful Use created opportunities for providers to benefit financially from submitting quality data and attesting to meaningful EHR use, respectively. The post Looking at MIPS Through A Different Lens: From Compliance Burden to Change Enabler appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity […]
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