MIPS Consulting and Implementation
Replaces the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
Most Participants: Report six (6) or more quality measures including an outcome measure.
Groups using the web interface: Report 15 quality measures for a full year.
Groups in APMs qualifying for special scoring under MIPS, such as Shared Savings Program Track 1 or the Oncology care Model: Report quality measures through your APM. You do not need to do anything additional for MIPs quality.
CareVitality, Inc., a subsidiary of EHR & Practice Management Consultants, Inc., has been assisting healthcare organizations adopt, utilize and optimize technology in order for their practice(s) to implement and participate in Meaningful Use, PQRS, ICD-10, Health Information Exchanges and Patient Portals, etc. We are now providing the same experience and comprehensive services to assist healthcare organizations and practices to help them transition into MACRA, MIPS and APM.
We can help you determine which quality measures you report, the outcome and the duration for any size practice or APM.
Additionally, we can help you customize your existing system and provide additional training when needed to help you properly document the measures needed to properly report for the Quality Payment Program (QPP) you are participating in.
Most Participants: Attest 4 or more improvement activities for a minimum of 90 days.
For small practices, rural practices, or practices located in geographic health professional shortage areas (HPSAs), and non-patient facing MIPS eligible clinicians: Attest that 2 or more activities for a minimum of 90 days.
Participants in certain APMs under the APM scoring standard, such as Shared Savings Program Track 1 or the Oncology care Model: You will automatically receive points based on the requirements of participating in the APM. For all current APMs under the APM scoring standard, this assigned score will be full credit. For all future APMs under the APM scoring standard, the assigned score will beat least half credit.
CareVitality, Inc. has been assisting practices with Training, System Customization/ Optimization and Attestation since the onset of Meaningful Use. Additionally, CareVitality, Inc. provides service offerings for Chronic Care Management, Transitional Care Management, Annual Wellness Visits as well has a Patient Engagement Center to assist clients to be in successful in participating in the Quality Payment Program/ MACRA.
CareVitality’s in depth audit experience will help providers save the proper documentation prior to your Quality Payment Program attestation.
If you are worried you are not compliant, we can provide an assessment to identify any gaps, assist in mitigation prior to an audit and assist with the entire attestation process.
Advancing Care Information
Replaces the Medicare EHR incentive Program, also known as Meaningful Use.
Fulfill the required measures for a minimum of 90 days:
- Security Risk Analysis
- Provide Patient Access
- Send Summary of Care
- Request/Accept Summary of Care
Choose to submit up to 9 measures for a minimum of 90 days for additional credit.
For bonus credit, you can:
- Report Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting measures
- Use certified EHR technology to complete certain improvement activities in the improvement activities performance category
You may not need to submit advancing care information if these measures do not apply to you.
Security Risk Analysis
CareVitality can perform your Security Risk Analysis. A risk analysis is required to determine the threats and vulnerabilities to your protected health information. We use a proven method to review, document your risks, and to develop a detailed HIPAA Privacy & Security Risk Analysis and Mitigation Plan which we can assist you in your mitigation efforts and meet the Advancing Care information requirement.
CareVitality provides implementation and training support for e-prescribing.
Provide Patient Access
CareVitality can help your practice or healthcare organization allow for your patients to easily access their health information, via eHealth tools such as a Patient Portal. Let our expert consultants help your practice or healthcare organization with patient engagement and patient access to empower your patients to be more in control of decisions regarding their health and well-being.
Send Summary of Care Request/Accept
CareVitality can train providers on how to share health information securely and timely. By sharing patient health information like a patient’s Summary of Care, it allows healthcare providers and patients to appropriately access and securely share a patient’s vital medical information electronically thereby improving the speed, quality, safety and cost of patient care.
CareVitality has been assisting practices and healthcare organizations submit to registries since the onset of PORS. Let our expert consultants assist you as an eligible provider (EP), eligible hospital (EH), or critical access hospital (CAH) actively engage with a public health agency to submit electronic public health data from your certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) and receive a Quality Payment Program bonus.
How CareVitality Can Assist Your Practice or Organization
CMS calculates this score by adjudicated claim data for keeping cost utilization low will reflect on a higher providers score in this area.
CareVitality’s provides Chronic Care Management, Transitional Care Management, Annual Wellness Visits, Behavioral Health Integration as well as a Patient Engagement Center to lower the total cost of care per patient which in turn will help increase your score under under the Cost Category.
Contact Us Today to Learn How We Can Successfully Assist You in Participating in the Quality Payment Program (QPP)