There are a total of 110 points available in the PI category.
Provide Patients Electronic Access to Their Health Information
Support Electronic Referral Loops by Sending Health Information
Support Electronic Referral Loops by Receiving and Incorporating Health Information
Public Health and Clinical Data Exchange
Query of Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP)
Verify Opioid Treatment Agreement
Under the Medicare EHR Incentive Program, every objective was reported and weighted equally. In Promoting Interoperability, objectives are going to be customizable.
Under the Medicare EHR Incentive Program, measurement emphasized process.
Under the Medicare EHR Incentive Program, it was possible to have to report the same measure for PQRS and for Meaningful Use, but in two different ways. The program is now fully aligned to eliminate redundant reporting.
Previously, there was no exemptions from participation for eligible providers. Now, there are three circumstances that could exempt an otherwise eligible clinician:
Provider to Patient Exchange
Health Information Exchange
Public Health and
Clinical Data Reporting
An organization may choose to submit measure data to CMS as an individual or as a group through any the options below.
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