Quality improvement involves many formulas within the healthcare infrastructure and the combined efforts of healthcare professionals, patients, payers and researchers. A systematic and analytical approach to practice quality and performance improvement are essential for ensuring and improving patient safety.
SIR performance measures
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Reporting deadlines fast approaching for submitting data for the 2017 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) performance period. Submit early and often. The two key dates are:
• March 16 at 8 pm Eastern time for group reporting via the CMS web interface
• March 31 for all other MIPS reporting, including via qpp.cms.gov
If you plan to submit 2017 data for the Quality performance category via claims, you must do so by March 1, 2018.
Here are the top 10 things you need to do and know if you are an eligible clinician.
For step-by-step instructions on how to submit MIPS data, check out this video
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2018 CMS Study on Burdens Associated with Reporting Quality Measures to Receive Improvement Activity Credit for 2018