MIPS: Explaining the Quality Performance Category

Resource summary

This resource gives details regarding The Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) which was passed and signed into law in April 2015. Under MACRA, eligible clinicians (ECs) will participate in either the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) or an Advanced Alternative Payment Model (AAPM). MIPS and AAPMs are collectively referred to as the Quality Payment Program (QPP).

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Executives
Practice Manager
Primary Care Provider (Physician, ARNP, or PA)
Quality Improvement Managers
Practice Type
Behavioral Health
Primary Care
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Theory
Tools
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AAFP
Policy and Reference
Implementation