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2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) XML Specification and Error Messages (07-28-2014)

The 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) XML Specification and Error Messages documents has been posted to the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.  To review this posting click on the following link: Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting.

2014 GPRO Electronic Health Record Reporting for Vendor (07-25-2014)

The 2014 GPRO Electronic Health Record Reporting for Vendor fact sheet has been posted on the Electronic Health Record Reporting section page.

July 24, 2014 National Provider Call Presentation (07-22-2014)

The presentation for the July 24, 2014 National Provider Call has been posted.  To view visit the CMS Sponsored Calls section page. 

2014 PQRS Measures Group Single Source (07-14-2014)

The 2014 PQRS Measures Group Single Source document has been updated and reposted. This document can be found in the zipped file titled 2014 PQRS Measures Group Specifications Release Notes Supporting Documents posted on the Measures Codes section page.  

2014 PQRS Implementation Guide (07-18-2014)

The 2014 PQRS Implementation Guides has been updated and reposted.  To view visit the Measures Codes section page. 

Specialty Measure Sets (07-11-2014)

CMS is collaborating with specialty societies to ensure that the measures represented within Specialty Measure Sets accurately illustrate measures associated within a particular clinical area. To view these Specialty Measure Sets visit the Measures Codes section page.

2014 CAHPS for PQRS Survey (07-10-2014)

A copy of the 2014 CAHPS for PQRS Survey document along with updated language has been posted to the CMS-Certified Survey Vendor section page. To view click on the following link:  CMS-Certified Survey Vendor.

2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Kick-Off Presentation (07-10-2014)

The 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Kick-Off Presentation document has been updated and reposted.  To review this document visit the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.   

2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Vendor Criteria  (07-10-2014)

The 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Vendor Criteria document has been updated and reposted.  To review this document visit the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.

2014 Qualified Registry Vendor Criteria  (07-10-2014)

The 2014 Qualified Registry Vendor Criteria document has been updated and reposted.  To review this document visit the Registry Reporting.section page.

2015 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule CMS-1612-P (07-07-2014)

On July 3, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a proposed rule that would update payment policies and payment rates for services furnished under the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) on or after Jan. 1, 2015.  The proposed rule was published in the Federal Register on July 11, 2014. CMS will accept comments on the proposed rule until 5:00p.m.September 2, 2014.  This rule has been posted on the Statute Regulations Program Instructions section page.

2014 Qualified Registry Submission Overview (07-07-2014)

CMS has posted a 2014 Qualified Registry Submission Overview document that provides submission information for the Physician Quality Reporting System participation option of Qualified Registries for the 2014 program year. This document has been posted to the Registry Reporting.section page.

2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Submission Overview (07-07-2014)

CMS has posted a 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Submission Overview document that provides submission information for the Physician Quality Reporting System participation option of QCDRs for the 2014 program year.  This document has been posted on the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.   

2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry Measures Overview  (07-07-2014)

CMS has posted a 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) Measures Overview document that contains information about the Physician Quality Reporting System QCDR measures for the 2014 program year. This document has been posted on the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.   

2014 GPRO EHR Reporting for Group Practices (06-30-2014)

CMS has posted a fact sheet about 2014 GPRO EHR-based reporting for group practices, which was developed to assist group practices participating in GPRO reporting through EHR Direct or Data Submission Vendors. This presentation is posted on the Group Practice Reporting Option section page.

Updated! 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registries (06-26-2014)

The 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registries document has been updated and reposted to the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.   

June 17, 2014 National Provider Call Presentation (06-16-2014)

The presentation for the June 17, 2014 National Provider Call on 2014 Qualified Clinical Data Registry for Physician Quality Report System has been posted to the following CMS Sponsored Call section page.

2014 Physician Quality Reporting System: Qualified Clinical Data Registry Kick-Off Presentation and Question and Answer Session Minutes (06-13-2014)

The 2014 Physician Quality Reporting System: Qualified Clinical Data Registry Kick-Off Presentation and Question and Answer Session Minutes have been posted to the Qualified Clinical Data Registry Reporting section page.   

2014 Registry Measures Overview (06-11-2014)

The 2014 Registry Measures Overview document contains information about the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Qualified Registry measures for the 2014 program year.   This document has been posted to the Registry Reporting.section page.

2014 GPRO Public Reporting Training (06-09-2014)

CMS has posted the following training presentation to the PQRS website:  2014 GPRO Public Reporting Training.   This presentation is posted on the Group Practice Reporting Option section page.

2014 GPRO Which Reporting Method Training (06-09-2014)

CMS has posted the following training presentation to the PQRS website:  2014 GPRO Which Reporting Method Training.   This presentation is posted on the Group Practice Reporting Option section page.

2014 GPRO 101 Introduction Training (06-06-2014)

CMS has posted the following training presentation to the PQRS website:  2014 GPRO 101 Introduction training presentation is posted on the Group Practice Reporting Option section page.

2014 GPRO Value-based Modifier Training and 2014 GPRO IACS Portal Training presentations (06-02-2014)

CMS has posted the following two training presentations to the PQRS website:  2014 GPRO Value-based Modifier Training presentation is posted on the Group Practice Reporting Option section page and the 2014 GPRO IACS Portal Training presentation is posted on the GPRO Web Interface section page.