Key Drivers for Improving MIPS Scores on Improvement Activities

There are 106 Improvement Activities to choose from for MIPS eligibility when submitting data. This lesson takes a look at the Improvement Activities category that measures improvement of clinical practices and patient care outcomes. You'll be asked to answer three questions to determine your knowledge prior and after the lesson. Sign-in is required to participate.

MIPS – First Reporting Year MIPS Easy Button

MIPS measures the quality of care, the costs of care, health IT interoperability and practice improvement all in one. But knowing how to report the appropriate data correctly is essential for accuracy and incentive qualifications. This lesson provides you the basics of reporting requirements and categories. You need to take a pre-test and a post-test to assess your knowledge on MIPS reporting.

Meaningful Use under MIPS

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Medicare is merging the nation's Electronic Health Record Incentive Program (aka Meaningful Use) into the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) as a means to streamline multiple value-based programs. The program is set to begin January 2017. Under MIPS, healthcare providers will receive a single annual quality score determined by the following four components: Meaningful Use (MU)/Advanced Care Information (ACI) of certified EHR technology Quality: Physician Quality Reporting System/Value-Based Modifer (PQRS/VBM) Resource use Clinical practice improvement The ACI [...]

Immunization as a MIPS Quality Measure

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Immunizations are important measures to record correctly. Especially during flu season. Learn from speaker Michelle Dewey, a quality consultant for MPRO, as she discusses the benefits of using immunization as MIPS Quality Measures. At the end of the event you will: 1. Understand the transition from PQRS to MIPS 2. Learn how vaccines are counted under MIPS 3. Obtain strategy tips to select the best measures to report for your practice

A Deeper Dive into the MIPS Cost Category

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Measuring cost is an important part of Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), but it can be confusing. atom Alliance’s Don Gettinger, BS, CHTS-IM, explains how the measure works in easy-to-understand, real-world terms. For 2018, MIPS uses cost measures that cover the total cost of care during the year or during a hospital stay. Gettinger will explain the Total per Capita Costs piece of the Cost performance category that uses your Medicare claims data to collect Medicare payment [...]

What Is Cost Reporting for MIPS?

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session For 2018, MIPS uses cost measures that cover the total cost of care during the year or during a hospital stay. The Cost performance category uses your Medicare claims data to collect Medicare payment information for the care you gave to beneficiaries. Join us for a fast-paced 15-20 minute presentation followed by a panel discussion and sharing. Get answers to your questions and concerns during this interactive “office hours” call. Panelists from our organizations will be on [...]

A MIPS Score of 100 percent

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session Did you know that a MIPS score of 100 is possible? Think it can't happen in your practice? Think again! Listen to Sue Ginn, RN as she shares Methodist Physician Group's journey to identify the most appropriate method for MIPS reporting, the role education and board support played in their success and how they identified the most valuable resources to achieve a score of 100% on MIPS Submission. Learning Objectives: Explore and learn the optimal method of [...]

15 Minutes Could Save You 15% or More on Improvement Activities

PLEASE NOTE: You must be REGISTERED to view this On-Demand Learning Session The MIPS Improvement Activities performance category gauges your participation in activities that improve clinical practice – such as ongoing care coordination, clinician and patient shared decision making, regularly using patient safety practices and expanding practice access. In the 2018 performance period, MIPS eligible clinicians will be able to choose from 100+ activities to show their performance. It can be confusing, let us guide you through the process. Our Speaker Daniel Day covers how an investment in time [...]