MIPS Measures Relevant to General Surgery

  1. Quality (50% of total score) -  Select 6 measures including one Outcome measure (or high priority measure if an outcome measure is not applicable) and report each on 60% of eligible Medicare and non-Medicare patient/visits for the entire year.  Suggestions for your specialty include but are not limited to the following:
  2. ACI: Advancing Care Information (25% of total score) - Replaces the Medicare EHR Incentive Program also known as Meaningful Use.  A minimum of the following base measures are required if reporting this category. Note that EHR's certified to a 2014 edition report a different set of measures.
  3. IA: Improvement Activities (15% of total score)  - Attest that you completed up to 2 high-weighted activities or 4 medium-weighted activities for a minimum of 90 days. Groups with fewer than 15 participants or if you are in a rural or health professional shortage area,  attest that you completed 1 high-weighted or 2 medium-weighted activities for a minimum of 90 days.  There are over 90 possible measures to choose from. The following are suggestions only:

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