How Does MIPS Work?

Under MIPS, you earn a payment adjustment based on evidence-based and practice-specific quality data. Your data will show that you provided high quality, efficient care supported by technology through the submission of data in the following categories:

Performance Categories

MIPS 2019

MIPS Categories Quality Promoting Interoperability Improvement Activities Cost
2019 Weights 45% 25% 15% 15%
For More information qpp.cms.gov/mips/quality-measures?py=2019 qpp.cms.gov/mips/promoting-interoperability?py=2019 https://qpp.cms.gov/mips/improvement-activities?py=2019 qpp.cms.gov/mips/cost?py=2019

 


APMS 2019

For More Information: CMS QPP Website

APMS Categories Quality Promoting Interoperability Improvement Activities Cost
2019 Weights 50% 30% 20% 0%

MIPS 2018

MIPS Categories Quality Promoting Interoperability Improvement Activities Cost
2018 Weights 50% 25% 15% 10%
For More information qpp.cms.gov/mips/quality-measures qpp.cms.gov/mips/cost https://qpp.cms.gov/mips/improvement-activities qpp.cms.gov/mips/promoting-interoperability

MIPS 2017

MIPS Categories Quality Promoting Interoperability Improvement Activities Cost
2017 Weights 60% 25% 15% 0%
For More information qpp.cms.gov/mips/quality-measures qpp.cms.gov/mips/cost?py=2017 qpp.cms.gov/mips/improvement-activities?py=2017 qpp.cms.gov/mips/promoting-interoperability?py=2017