- 2021 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Quick Start Guides: This series of guides explain how clinicians can participate in MIPS during the 2021 performance year. The guides cover the following topics:
- MIPS Value Pathways (MVPs) Town Hall: These town hall materials discuss future policy concepts related to the MVPs and cover public feedback on specific topic areas:
- Performance Year 2021 Alternative Payment Model (APM) Performance Pathway (APP): CMS Web Interface Measure Benchmarks for Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): This document describes methods for calculating the CMS Web Interface benchmarks for ACOs reporting the CMS Web Interface measures for the 2021 performance year.
- The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) Wave 4 Cost Measure Development Recording: These materials provide an overview of Wave 4 cost measure development and discuss the request for public comment on candidate episode groups. As a reminder, stakeholders may submit feedback now through February 5, 2021 (11:59 p.m. Eastern Time):
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