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MIPS Data Validation and Audit Overview

MIPS Data Validation and Audit Overview

If you are submitting MIPS for 2020, it might be a good time to consider getting the needed documentation in case you are randomly selected for a MIPS Data Validation and Audit. Due to the vast disruptions caused by COVID-19 and the day-to-day time constraints in a...

The 10 Top MIPS Resources in 2020

The 10 Top MIPS Resources in 2020

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to cast uncertainty over our industry and beyond, it has never been more critical for value-based healthcare providers to maximize their reimbursements through the federal Merit-based Incentive Payment System program, or MIPS. But...

MIPS 2020 Promoting Interoperability

MIPS 2020 Promoting Interoperability

The MIPS Promoting Interoperability (PI) category promotes patient engagement and electronic exchange of information using certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT). The MIPS Promoting Interoperability category aims to improve patient access to their...

MIPS Post-COVID Reset – the Nuts & Bolts

MIPS Post-COVID Reset – the Nuts & Bolts

MIPS quality data and reporting for CMS reimbursement is yet another aspect of our industry that has been disrupted and changed by the COVID-19 pandemic. In fact, COVID exploded onto the scene just as practices were preparing to submit their MIPS data for the 2019...

5 Tips for Increasing Patient Portal Use For MIPS Scoring

5 Tips for Increasing Patient Portal Use For MIPS Scoring

Use of your Patient Portal is a MIPS scoring key. The most recent CMS changes to the “Promoting Interoperability” manifestation of Meaningful Use for MIPS scoring in 2020 – including the “Provide Patients Electronic Access to their Health Information” measure – can...

MIPS 2020 Quality Measures – What You Need To Know

MIPS 2020 Quality Measures – What You Need To Know

At the end of each year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) releases the final regulations for the Quality Payment Program for the following year. The regulations include updates to the approved quality measures. A clear and concise summary of the...