Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) 101 Guide for the 2020 Performance Year
Provides an overview of the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) track for clinicians participating in Medicare, one of two options under the Quality Payment Program. Details the 4 performance categories that are weighted as part of MIPS scoring: quality, cost, improvement activities, and promoting interoperability. Addresses calculation of the low-volume threshold exclusion, opt-in options, and the impact of special status designations such as rural and small practices.
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Healthcare quality · Medicare · Reimbursement and payment models