MIPS 2017

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

Colorectal Cancer Screening
Definition: Percentage of adults 50-75 years of age who had appropriate screening for colorectal cancer. References: CMS130, NQF 0034 Denominator: Pati...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:36 PM
Controlling High Blood Pressure
Definition: Percentage of patients 18-85 years of age who had a diagnosis of hypertension and whose blood pressure was adequately controlled (<140/90mmHg...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:40 PM
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD): Beta-Blocker Therapy-Prior Myocardial Infarction (MI) or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF <40%)
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of coronary artery disease seen within a 12 month period who also have a prior M...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 2:42 PM
Dementia: Cognitive Assessment
Definition: Percentage of patients, regardless of age, with a diagnosis of dementia for whom an assessment of cognition is performed and the results reviewe...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:37 PM
Depression Remission at Twelve Months
Definition: Adult patients age 18 and older with major depression or dysthymia and an initial PHQ-9 score > 9 who demonstrate remission at twelve months ...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 2:58 PM
Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool
Definition: Patients age 18 and older with the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who have a Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9) tool administered ...
Tue, 10 Oct, 2017 at 3:52 PM
Diabetes: Eye Exam
Definition: Percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes who had a retinal or dilated eye exam by an eye care professional during the measurement...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:41 PM
Diabetes: Foot Exam
Definition: The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes (type 1 and type 2) who received a foot exam (visual inspection and sensory exam wit...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:38 PM
Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Poor Control (>9%)
Definition: Percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes who had hemoglobin A1c > 9.0% during the measurement period. References: CMS122, NQF...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:31 PM
Diabetes: Medical Attention for Nephropathy
Definition: The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes who had a nephropathy screening test or evidence of nephropathy during the measureme...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:25 PM