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Small Practices Participating in MIPS: Are You On Track?

Jul 16, 2024 11:35:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, medicare, quality payment program, practice management



The Quality Payment Program (QPP) Small Practices Newsletter is a monthly resource that provides small practices (15 or fewer clinicians) with program updates, upcoming QPP milestones, and resources to support their continued participation and success in QPP. The newsletter is sent on the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

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2024 Final Rule and MIPS Update

Jan 30, 2024 10:45:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, Final Rule



Join in on this Webinar February 7th to hear more information about new programs and opportunities included in the 2024 Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule & MIPS updates.

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Time to Submit 2023 MIPS Data!

Dec 28, 2023 9:00:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, medicare, practice management, CMS


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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) opened data submission for Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) eligible clinicians who participated in the 2023 performance year of the Quality Payment Program (QPP) on January 2, 2024. Data can be submitted and updated until 8:00 p.m. ET on April 1, 2024.


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CMS Accepting MIPS Exception and Hardship Applications Through January 2, 2024

Nov 15, 2023 8:04:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, medicare


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If you have been affected by extreme and uncontrollable circumstances (rare events entirely outside of your control) you may apply to reweight any or all MIPS performance categories.

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MIPS Value Pathways (MVPs) Registration Window Open

Oct 25, 2023 11:30:00 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, medicare, quality payment program, practice management


The Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Value Pathways (MVPs) registration window is open for the 2023 performance year.  Individuals, groups, subgroups, and Alternative Payment Model (APM) Entities that wish to report an MCP can register until November 30, 2023 at 8 p.m. ET.  

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MIPS Final Score Preview Period is Now Open

Jul 11, 2023 5:30:00 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, quality payment program


The MIPS Final Score Preview period for the 2022 performance year is now open. Small practices are strongly encouraged to sign in to the Quality Payment Program website to preview their final score based on data submitted for the 2022 performance year.

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Will your electronic health record meet requirements for MIPS in 2023?

Dec 21, 2022 1:59:00 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, EHR, quality payment program



Today we share a recent newsletter from CMS (Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services):


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Important news from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)

Dec 13, 2022 9:10:27 AM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, medicare, quality payment program



Green Office Folder with Inscription Audit on Office Desktop with Office Supplies and Modern Laptop. Audit Business Concept on Blurred Background. Audit - Toned Image. 3DCMS has contracted with an entity ("Guidehouse") to conduct audits of data submitted as part of the Merit Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). These audits will  look at Performance Years 2019, 2020 and 2021, and notification emails will begin in January 2023.

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Carefully check status of all providers in QPP and PECOS!

Sep 21, 2022 4:00:00 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in MIPS, QPP, practice management


Check all providers in your practice in PECOS to ensure they are associated with the appropriate practice Tax ID number. 

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Is Your Organization Using the Security Risk Assessment Tool?

Sep 14, 2022 3:15:00 PM / by Practice Support Team posted in MACRA, MIPS, QPP


Join the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) and the Office of Civil Rights (OCR) on a webinar about the Security Risk Assessment (SRA) tool.

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