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Submission deadline 2/28: CMS issues annual call for QPP measures and activities

CMS is allowing clinicians and other organizations, such as professional associations, medical societies, and other stakeholders such as researchers and consumer groups, to submit the following under the Quality Payment System (QPP) and the two paths – Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS), and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (APMs):
  • Quality measures for the quality performance category
  • EHR measures for the advancing care information performance category
  • Activities for the improvement activities performance categories
The deadline or consideration of improvement activities for inclusion in 2018 is February 28, 2017. Submissions after the deadline will be considered for future years. Send your questions about improvement activities.

The submission deadline for 2019 measures is June 30, 2017. Send your questions about measures.

Find out more information about the submission process, forms and deadlines.

CMS extends call for measures for MUC list

CMS has extended a call for measures for placement on the CMS Measures Under Consideration or “MUC” list.  Please see the information below.

The JIRA project for 2017 Measures Under Consideration is now open to accept new candidate measure submissions.  As with last year, you have more than four months to enter candidate measures. Between now and May 1, you can edit your own measures in JIRA. Visit the CMS Pre-Rule Making website to learn more about the JIRA 2017 project for Measures under Consideration.  

As a benefit to members, PCPI offers submission support for new candidate measures. For additional information on MUC submission support, please send a message to the PCPI Measurement Science team.