MIPS/MACRA Archives - Curas Inc

MIPS Update, December 2018

If you are a MIPS-eligible clinician, it’s important to make sure you are prepared for MIPS 2018 Reporting. You can check the Quality Payment Program (QPP) Participation Status Tool to view your final 2018 eligibility status for MIPS. Statuses are updated based on a second review of Medicare Part B claims and PECOS data from September 1, 2017 through August…

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MIPS Update, November 2018

On November 1, 2018, CMS released the final rule for year 3 of the Quality Payment Program.  As earlier proposed, all MIPS categories have the same performance period as 2018.   Additionally, clinicians will need to exclusively use 2015 CEHRT (V11) for the 90-day reporting period of the Promoting Interoperability Category.  CMS has also increased the performance threshold to 30 points…

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MIPS Update, October 2018

MIPS 2017 Updated Performance Feedback Report. MIPS 2017 performance feedback and final scores are available. CMS recently updated the Performance Feedback so please be sure to go to the QPP website and log-in using your EIDM credentials to verify your updated Performance Feedback Report. MIPS Dashboard Patch We are happy to announce that a new MIPS dashboard – patch #5316…

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MIPS Update, September 2018

With the end of the year quickly approaching, the last 90 days window for 2018 starts in on October 1st. While MIPS Quality reporting was for a full year in 2018, there are still several items that only required 90 days of reporting in 2018. MIPS ACI – With no scoring advantage for reporting the Advancing Care Information Performance Activity…

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MIPS Update, August 2018

MIPS/MU notice When it comes to MIPS, having accurate and updated data on your MIPS dashboard is key. That’s why it’s important to make sure it’s configured and patched properly at all times. Many practices have recently reported that they’re not seeing their data on their MIPS dashboard, and we at Curas want to help you access the information you…

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MIPS Update, June 2018

We’re now nearing the middle of the calendar year, and that means it’s time for your practice to undertake the reporting needs of MIPS, the Merit-based Incentive Payment System. Weekly automatic extractions of MIPS data are taking place Friday-Sunday and will display either YTD or quarterly data. If you have not received an automatic extraction, or cannot see 2018 MIPS…

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MIPS Update, May 2018

eClinicalWorks MIPS extractions should be occurring weekly. If you are not seeing data, please make sure your dashboard is set up to pull data for 2018. If you need assistance, please reach out to support at support@curas.net. If you plan to report as a group or virtual group with a minimum of 25 eligible providers through the CMS Web Interface…

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Curas MIPS certified consultants

Curas now has a team of MIPS certified consultants! While our support and training are focused on eClinicalworks and the use of the software to meet MIPS requirements, our consultants now have an even deeper understanding of MIPS. We felt that our clients needed more assistance and we wanted to make sure that our consultants/trainers were equipped to handle your…

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MIPS  Update, April 2018

eCW expects to start extracting 2018 data for those on V11 next week and V10 by the end of May.  There will be changes coming to the dashboard and all practices will be required to reconfigure their set up.  Practices will have the ability to set up multiple tax IDs.  Practices that plan to use claim based reporting should contact…

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MIPS Corner, March 2018 Newsletter

Remember the deadline to submit your data to CMS to avoid the -4% penalty in 2019 is March 31, 2018!  If you have not submitted your data already, please remember an EIDM account is needed in order to attest.  If you have any questions/issues while creating an EIDM account or requesting a role, contact the QPP Help Desk (1-866-288-8292 or qpp@cms.hhs.gov). The…

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