ACO/APP reporting and QRDAIII

As we approach the MIPS 2022 reporting deadline, new information about the APP rollout and data integration has become apparent, especially concerning data completeness requirements and QRDA III file types. We know from CMS that QRDA is defined as: The Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) is the data submission standard used for various quality measurement and reporting initiatives. QRDA creates…

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The QPP 2021 Final Rule: What you need to know!

The 2021 Quality Payment Program Final Rule has been released!This is a typically governmental dense read, so if you prefer “cheat sheets,” there are some useful resources available which make comparisons and have tables conveying basic updates to be well prepared for the 2021 Quality Payment Program.In short, 2021 brings mostly what was expected with MIPS requirements being very manageable.…

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MIPS to go MVP status in 2021, become simpler, more APM-friendly, rule says

Please enjoy this special article from PartB News. Subscribers to PartB News may click here to read the whole newsletter.Perhaps the biggest news impacting your participation in the Quality Payment Program (QPP) doesn’t have to do with 2020 (PBN 8/12/19). The Pathways (MVP) version of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) is slated to launch in 2021 and offers sufficiently…

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