The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) continues to provide relief where possible to clinicians responding to the 2019 Coronavirus (COVID-19) public health emergency (PHE). We’re applying the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) automatic extreme and uncontrollable circumstances (EUC) policy to ALL individually eligible MIPS eligible clinicians for the 2021 performance year (PY). …

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Effective October 1, 2019

What is the Policy for Identifying Impacted Quality Measures?

In the calendar year (CY) 2018 Quality Payment Program final rule (82 FR 53716), the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) finalized a process to stabilize measure data throughout the performance period when a measure is impacted by ICD-10 updates mid-performance period. ICD-10 …

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