• The Academy’s IRIS Registry provides a powerful tool for both clinicians and researchers, solo practitioners and office administrators. Use the following Academy resources to get the most from the registry. These resources can be used by practices that have an existing IRIS Registry account.

    View or Enter Practice or Provider Data

    • User guide: Get step-by-step instructions for all basic tasks
    • To access the user guide: You will need an Academy or American Academy of Ophthalmic Executives member login.

    Quality Reporting

    • Medicare reporting: Learn how the IRIS Registry simplifies reporting for the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System.
    • Non-EHR reporting: How practices without an integrated EHR system can use the IRIS Registry for MIPS.

    For more details on specific program requirements for MIPS, including measure and activities details, view the Academy’s comprehensive how-to guidance: