This content is excerpted from EyeNet’s MIPS 2020; also see the Academy’s MIPS hub page.
Promoting interoperability (PI) is MIPS’ electronic health record (EHR)–based performance category.
Default weight in MIPS final score: 25%.
Performance period: 90 consecutive days for all scored measures, but the unscored Security Risk Analysis can be performed at any time of calendar year.
Collection types: Like last year, you can report your PI measures manually via the IRIS Registry, via the CMS QPP attestation portal, or possibly via your EHR vendor (check that your vendor offers this option, and ask about deadlines and fees).
Not everybody has to take part in PI. In some cases, you may be excused from performing the PI measures.
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