Optimal Care for Patients with Episodic Neurological Conditions MVP (ID M0003)

Beginning with the 2023 Performance Period


Report 4 quality measures (one must be an outcome or a high priority measure):

Improvement Activities

Report Two medium-weighted improvement activities or One high- weighted improvement activity:


Calculated by CMS using administrative claims data:

  • Medicare Spending Per Beneficiary (MSPB) Clinician

Population Health Measures

Select one population health measure to be scored by CMS using administrative claims data:

  • #479: Hospital-Wide, 30-Day, All-Cause Unplanned Readmission (HWR) Rate for the Merit-Based Incentive !Payment Program (MIPS) Groups (Administrative Claims) (!!)
  • #484: Clinician and Clinician Group Risk-standardized Hospital Admission Rates for Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions (Administrative Claims) (!!)

Promoting Interoperability

Report on the same PI measures required under traditional MIPS unless qualified for automatic reweighting or approved hardship exception:


  • Quality measures that are considered high priority are identified with an exclamation point (!)
  • Outcome measures are identified with a double exclamation point (!!)

MVP Registration

  • MVP Participants must register between April 1 – November 30, 2023 to report an MVP in 2023.
  • To register, MVP Participants must select:
    • The MVP they intend to report.
    • 1 population health measure included in the MVP.
    • Any outcomes-based administrative claims measures on which the MVP Participant intends to be scored (if available).
  • If reporting as a subgroup, registration must also include:
    • A list of Taxpayer Identification Numbers (TINs)/National Provider Identifiers (NPIs) in the subgroup;
    • A plain language name for the subgroup (which will be used for public reporting);
    • A description of the composition of the subgroup, which may be selected from a list or described in a narrative.
  • MVP Participants won’t be able to:
    • Submit/make changes to the MVP they select after the close of the registration period (November 30, 2023).
    • Report on an MVP they didn’t register for during the 2023 performance year.
    • Report on more than one MVP.
  • The 2023 MVP Registration Form can be found at this link.

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