MIPS/MACRA Archives - Curas Inc

MIPS Update, March 2019

March was a busy month as we updated our clients with the MIPS submission patch. Now that 2018 is behind us, it’s not too early to start thinking about 2019. Remember that there is a minimum reporting requirement of 15 points to avoid a negative payment adjustment in 2020. Additionally, 2019 data will only be available on the dashboard for…

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MIPS Update, February 2019

eClinicalWorks released the MIPS submission patch during the week of February 18th.  Our team will reach out to coordinate the deployment of this patch as soon as it is released.  Physicians and groups that are participating have until 4/2/19 to submit and update data for performance year 2018.  Remember that there is a minimum reporting requirement of 15 points to…

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MIPS Update, January 2019

It’s the beginning of a new year, which means if you’re a MIPS-eligible clinician, you need to know about the many MIPS updates, and how to wrap up 2018 correctly. Don’t forget, if you have any questions on any of the updates below contact us at support@curas.net. 2018 MIPS Reporting The 2018 reporting period ended December 31. The new submission…

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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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