Making Sense of MACRA: MIPS Playbook

Making Sense of MACRA: MIPS Playbook

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AAFP’s new step-by-step guide to navigating the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) path set out under the Quality Payment Program (QPP) of the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA). It’s a MIPS how-to, simplified.

Learn how to:

  • Pick your pace
  • Select the right reporting method for you
  • Report on quality, improvement activities, and advancing care information (ACI)
  • Get the most from the performance categories in MIPS
  • Build your final MIPS score

Let the AAFP guide you through MIPS while you earn 5 AAFP Prescribed credits. We’ve made it fast, easy, and convenient.


Learning Objectives

After completing this CME activity, you should be able to:

  • Define MACRA and compare the APM and MIPS tracks for payment that were created under the law
  • Identify and summarize how each individual category score contributes to the overall final score
  • Describe the details of what contributes to the individual performance scores for quality, cost, ACI, and IA and how to report for each component
  • Evaluate Pick Your Pace options for performance period 2017

Presenting Faculty

Amy Mullins, MD, CPE, FAAFP, Medical Director, Quality Improvement, Practice Advancement Division, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), Leawood, Kansas.

Erin Solis, Regulatory Compliance Strategist, Practice Advancement Division, American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), Leawood, Kansas.


Disclosure

It is the policy of the AAFP that all individuals in a position to control content disclose any relationships with commercial interests upon nomination/invitation of participation. Disclosure documents are reviewed for potential conflicts of interest and, if identified, conflicts are resolved prior to confirmation of participation. Only those participants who had no conflict of interest or who agreed to an identified resolution process prior to their participation were involved in this CME activity.

All individuals in a position to control content for this activity have indicated they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.


CME Credit

This Enduring Material activity, Making Sense of MACRA: MIPS Playbook, has been reviewed and is acceptable for 5 Prescribed credits by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Term of approval begins August 16, 2017. Term of approval is for 1 year from this date. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The AAFP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Family Physicians designates this Enduring Material activity for a maximum of 5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME activities approved for AAFP credit are recognized by the AOA as equivalent to AOA Category 2 credit. View more credit agreements »

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

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