Quality Reporting for Your ASC: 2025 Proposed Changes

On July 10, 2024 the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released the 984-page 2025 Ambulatory Surgical Center Quality Reporting Program (ASCQR) Proposed Rule. This blog post breaks down the proposed changes to the ASCQR and requests for feedback. Anatomy IT will be submitting comments on this proposed rule and we encourage you to…

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Unmatched 2022 MIPS Success with Anatomy IT

The  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently published the national statistics on 2022 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) performance.  2022 MIPS Outcomes  As shown in the table below, clinicians and practices on the Anatomy IT MIPS Success Plan performed well above the national average and experienced overwhelming success in the program.  In addition…

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MIPS: Updating your Direct Addresses in NPPES

Have you had difficulties finding a referring provider’s direct address? You are not alone! The NPPES system now supports updating your providers’ NPI registration with their direct address. This will contribute to a national directory that should improve the use of direct messaging. While there is no requirement in MIPS to update your registration at…

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2024 MIPS Hardship Application Open

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has opened the 2024 MIPS hardship applications. The deadline to apply is December 31, 2024 at 8 pm ET. There are two applications available, the Extreme and Uncontrollable Circumstance (EUC) hardship application and the Promoting Interoperability (PI) exception application. Both applications are available in your QPP account.…

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New Requirement: MIPS SAFER Guide Explained

Confused about the new MIPS Promoting Interoperability (PI) category High Priority Practices Safety Assurance Factors for EHR Resilience (SAFER) Guide attestation? You’re not alone. We have been getting a lot of questions on this new requirement. In this article we explain why the SAFER Guide measure is now required, how to determine your best course…

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2024 MIPS Dermatology Claims Reporting

Avoiding a MIPS penalty using claims reporting for Quality is getting increasingly difficult. While transitioning to electronic reporting is the safest way forward, it isn’t an instantaneous process. That’s why we have prepared a 2024 MIPS Dermatology Claims Reporting Guide that outlines what you need to do and dermatology-specific measure changes. Avoiding a MIPS penalty…

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2023 MIPS Hardship Application Reopened

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that they are reopening the applications for 2023 MIPS extreme and uncontrollable circumstances (EUC) hardships to provide relief to those impacted by the Change Healthcare cyberattack. The application will be open for the remainder of the extended data submission period which closes April 15, 2024 at…

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Unlock MIPS Success: Request Your Free 2024 Educational MIPS Planner Now!

Are you ready to elevate your practice’s performance in the complex landscape of MIPS? Look no further! Anatomy IT proudly presents our latest offering: the 2024 Educational MIPS Planner, absolutely free! Stay ahead of the game with our all-new, complimentary MIPS Planner designed to guide your journey through the MIPS program. Trusted by over 300…

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