MIPS: Not Too Late to Propose 2018 ACI Measures

MIPS: Not Too Late to Propose 2018 ACI Measures

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is encouraging providers to identify and submit measures for the 2018 Advancing Care Information Performance Category.

Proposals must include specific criteria including measure description, measure type and numerator, and demonstrator descriptions. Stakeholders should consider outcome-based and patient safety measures. They should also consider measures that use certified electronic health record technology.

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Submit a required online form to CMSCaliforMeasuresACI@ketchum.com by June 30.

 

Brad Ericson

Brad Ericson

Director of Publishing at AAPC
Brad Ericson, MPC, CPC, COSC, has been director of publishing for more than 10 years. Before AAPC he was at Optum for 13 years and Aetna Health Plans prior to that. He has been writing and publishing about healthcare since 1979. He received his Bachelor's in Journalism from Idaho State University and his Master's of Professional Communication degree from Westminster College of Salt Lake City.
Brad Ericson

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Brad Ericson, MPC, CPC, COSC, has been director of publishing for more than 10 years. Before AAPC he was at Optum for 13 years and Aetna Health Plans prior to that. He has been writing and publishing about healthcare since 1979. He received his Bachelor's in Journalism from Idaho State University and his Master's of Professional Communication degree from Westminster College of Salt Lake City.

2 Responses to “MIPS: Not Too Late to Propose 2018 ACI Measures”

  1. Fran Liverman says:

    This snippet is confusing. At first glance, it appears that providers only have until June 30th to submit measures for ACI for MIPS meaning our data is due. It took further reading to understand that this is referring to something else. Very poorly written in my opinion.

  2. Renee Dustman says:

    Sorry about that Fran. We will revise.

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