MIPS 2017

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

Diabetic Retinopathy: Communication with the Physician Managing Ongoing Diabetes Care
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy who had a dilated macular or fundus exam performed with ...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 4:15 PM
Diabetic Retinopathy: Documentation of Presence or Absence of Macular Edema and Level of Severity of Retinopathy
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy who had a dilated macular or fundus exam performed which...
Mon, 2 Oct, 2017 at 1:04 PM
Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record
Definition: Percentage of visits for patients aged 18 years and older for which the eligible professional attests to documenting a list of current medicatio...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:33 PM
Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk
Description: Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were screened for future fall risk during the measurement period. References: CMS139,...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:25 PM
Functional Status Assessment for Total Hip Replacement
Description: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) who completed baseline and follow-up (patient-report...
Wed, 10 May, 2017 at 4:38 PM
Functional Status Assessment for Total Knee Replacement
Description: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) who completed baseline and follow-up (patient-reporte...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:46 PM
Functional Status Assessments for Congestive Heart Failure
Definition: Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older with congestive  heart failure who completed initial and follow-up patient-reported functional ...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:40 PM
Heart Failure (HF): Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker (ARB) Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of heart failure (HF) with a current or prior left ventricular ejection fraction...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:39 PM
Heart Failure (HF): Beta-Blocker Therapy for Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVSD)
Definition: Prescribed-Outpatient setting: prescription given to the patient for beta-blocker therapy at one or more visits in the measurement period OR pat...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:39 PM
HIV/AIDS: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Prophylaxis
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 6 weeks and older with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS who were prescribed Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia (PCP) prophylaxis...
Thu, 11 May, 2017 at 1:57 PM