There are a total of 100 points available in the PI category.
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.
|Method||Individual Submisson||Group Submission|
PI Objectives Points
up to 100 points
up to 10 points
Performance Category Score
≥ 100 points
Scoring 100 points in the PI Category counts as full credit for the PI portion of the MIPS Score (25%)
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