The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) 2017 transition year enables you and your practice to have flexibility in reporting to trial the program with minimal reporting effort.

Through the ‘Pick Your Pace’ reporting options, determine the payment program option that best suits the needs of your practice: Crawl, Walk, or Run.

‘Pick Your Pace’ 2018 Editions to be released soon!


  • May 5, 2017




    Crawl – Avoid a Negative Payment Adjustment


    • Understand the new reporting requirements
    • Avoid a penalty by submitting data for less than a 90-day period

    View the Crawl Guide









  • Walk – Avoid Negative Penalty & Earn Small Reimbursement


    • Avoid 4% downward adjustment and earn a small, positive adjustment
    • Meet performance goals and submit data for at least a 90-day period

    View the Walk Guide



  • May 5, 2017




    Run – Sustain or Enhance Reimbursement


    • Earn a modest positive adjustment – potential for an exceptional performer bonus
    • Identify your performance data and trends to best navigate the program to maximize your reimbursement

    View the Run Guide