MIPS 2017

The Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

Hypertension: Improvement in Blood Pressure
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18-85 years of age with a diagnosis of hypertension whose blood pressure improved during the measurement period. Re...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:38 PM
Initiation and Engagement of Alcohol and Other Drug Dependence Treatment
Definition: Percentage of patients 13 years of age and older with a new episode of alcohol and other drug (AOD) dependence who received the following. Two r...
Thu, 11 May, 2017 at 2:39 PM
Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antiplatelet
Definition: Percentage of patients 18 years of age and older who were diagnosed with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) ...
Mon, 2 Oct, 2017 at 1:04 PM
Maternal Depression Screening
Definition: The percentage of children who turned 6 months of age during the measurement year, who had a face-to-face visit between the clinician and the ch...
Thu, 11 May, 2017 at 2:52 PM
Oncology: Medical and Radiation - Pain Intensity Quantified
Definition: Percentage of patient visits, regardless of patient age, with a diagnosis of cancer currently receiving chemotherapy or radiation therapy in whi...
Thu, 11 May, 2017 at 3:54 PM
Pneumococcal Vaccination Status for Older Adults
Description: Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who have ever received a pneumococcal vaccine. References: CMS127, NQF 0043 Denominator: Pat...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:25 PM
Pregnant women that had HBsAg testing
Definition:This measure identifies pregnant women who had a HBsAg (hepatitis B) test during their pregnancy References: CMS158 Denominator: All female ...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:49 PM
Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a BMI documented during the current encounter or during the previous six months AND with a B...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:33 PM
Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 who received an influenza immunization OR who rep...
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017 at 2:32 PM
Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-Up Plan
Definition: Percentage of patients aged 12 years and older screened for depression on the date of the encounter using an age appropriate standardized depres...
Thu, 11 May, 2017 at 4:26 PM