Quality

News and Advocacy

  • NAACOS submits letter to NQF on draft attribution report

  • CMS example of 2018 MIPS quality scoring for ACOs

  • OIG Report Highlights Excellent ACO Quality Performance

  • 2018 Quality Reporting Links:
    • PY 2018 Quality Measure Narrative Specifications are available on the Program Guidance and Specifications webpage 
    • PY 2018 and 2019 Shared Savings Program quality measure benchmarks are available on the Program Guidance and Specifications webpage, under Quality Measures & Reporting Specifications - click here
    • PY 2018 Measure Information Forms (MIFs) for claims-based measures are available on the Program Guidance and Specifications webpage
    • PY 2018 specifications for the 15 CMS Web Interface measures are now available in the Quality Payment Program Resource Library. To access the specifications, you must select Find 2018 resources by provider or topic and select Web Interface Measures & supporting documents located under the MIPS section. Please note that these documents should NOT be used for reporting PY 2017 measures
  • NAACOS Tool Allows ACOs to Project MIPS Scores Using 2016 ACO Performance Scores 

  • CMS Web Interface Excel Template User Guide 2017 (11/21/17)

  • CMS Web Interface Excel template  (11/21/17)

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