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5 Ways to Prepare For CMS Web Interface Reporting

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Oct 19, 2017 9:02:00 AM

If you can’t afford to have your staff members dedicate time and attention to CMS Web Interface reporting, perhaps you should consider outsourcing.

The first reporting period for the Quality Payment Program is right around the corner. By this point, you already know if you’re reporting via CMS Web Interface, the reporting method that replaced the Group Practice Reporting Option (GPRO).

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Topics: quality reporting, CMS Web Interface, CMS Web Interface reporting

FAQ: Yes, GPRO Became CMS Web Interface

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Oct 12, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Physicians have a lot of questions about CMS Web Interface reporting. Soon, healthcare providers around the country will be hit with the realization that they only have a tiny window of time to complete their CMS Web Interface reporting.

During the upcoming quality reporting season, healthcare teams will have an opportunity to use CMS Web Interface as their method of reporting data for the Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS). Below are a few frequently asked questions and answers about the new reporting method.

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Topics: MIPS, mips requirements, CMS Web Interface

the No. 1 Need for  CMS Quality Reporting Season? Time

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Oct 5, 2017 9:01:00 AM

Outsourcing quality reporting can be a wise move to eliminating the pains teams typically feel during reporting season.

As healthcare providers know from past experience, quality reporting can be a tedious process. The Quality Payment Program’s quality reporting season is quickly approaching, so we’ve been talking with a lot of providers about ways to make their reporting less stressful — while optimizing quality scores at the same time. One of the struggles that providers face as they try to meet reporting requirements – and the biggest quality reporting challenge most teams will face during the upcoming reporting season – is completing the work on time.

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Topics: quality reporting, data abstraction, healthcare quality, mips requirements, CMS Web Interface

3 Quality Reporting Pitfalls to Avoid When Using CMS Web Interface

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Sep 21, 2017 9:00:00 AM

There will be some initial obstacles as providers learn the differences between GPRO and CMS Web Inteface reporting.

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Topics: GPRO, CMS Web Interface

Details, Dates and Deadline: CMS Web Interface Reporting Period Starts Jan. 22

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Sep 18, 2017 9:00:00 AM

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced Friday that the submission period for the CMS Web Interface is Jan. 22 through March 16, 2018.

The dates for quality reporting through the CMS Web Interface are in. And that means now is the time to execute planning for the tight reporting window and looming deadline.

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Topics: quality reporting, mips requirements, CMS Web Interface, CMS Web Interface reporting

CMS Web Interface Reporting: 5 Things You Can Do Now to Optimize Quality Scores

Posted by Jodie Jackson, Jr. on Sep 14, 2017 9:00:00 AM

Prepare now for CWI Web Interface Reporting. Examine your data and make sure you are capturing the right information on patient charts.

If you are planning on using the CMS Web Interface for your quality reporting this year, then it is time to get started. You might be thinking it’s a little early to start thinking about it, because the reporting period doesn’t begin until January.

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Topics: quality reporting, GPRO, CMS Web Interface

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