Insights from the Final 2018 QPP Performance Feedback Reports

July 3rd, 2019 By
The QPP Performance Feedback Reports for 2018 were released on July 1, 2019 and can be downloaded by logging into your QPP account.  As confirmed with CMS, this report is considered your final score for the 2018 performance year.  Below, I wanted to share some insights on the Feedback Reports...
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Top 6 Questions to Drive Clinician Engagement

June 4th, 2019 By
Getting physicians engaged in your organization-wide initiatives while developing a MIPS strategy can be overwhelming. I recently had the opportunity to attend a forum where Dr. William Faber, Director of Navigant Consulting, discussed how to get physicians more engaged in quality initiatives. ...
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ABCs of the QPP: Learnings & Trends in Value-Based Care – A Retrospective

May 23rd, 2019 By
Looking back over the last 10 years, the SA Ignite team examines the evolution of the value-based care landscape, from the passage of Meaningful Use all of the way to MIPS today.
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MIPS Submission Season is Over… What Did We Learn?

May 2nd, 2019 By
Wow, here we are, already in early May and with two MIPS submission seasons behind us!  Here in the Midwest, Mother Nature is confused.  On Monday, it was 71 degrees and starting to really feel like Spring.  With the flower buds beginning to peek out, everyone was feeling happy and refreshed…...
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MIPS Cost Category 2019: What Do We Know?

April 9th, 2019 By
I often get asked what the biggest concerns are for organizations participating in MIPS. For the 2019 performance year, one of the biggest concerns is the unknowns with the Cost category. Because there are so many unknowns with this category, I’ll try to focus on what we do know. The Cost...
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