Before you celebrate the dawn of a new year, be sure to have your MIPS 2019 game plan in place.
General MIPS Requirements
Check Your Eligibility
Determine if you or your group are required to participate. Find out here.
Additional Requirements for ExamWRITER Users
Update Your SQL Server
Microsoft is ending support for SQL Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 R2. Update your SQL Server for HIPAA compliance and full MIPS feature support. Learn more.
Install the Right Software
Install OfficeMate/ExamWRITER 15 by December 31. Version 15 is required for MIPS 2019. Learn more.
Note: If you plan to report Quality measure 226 (Preventive Care and Screening-Tobacco Use), for 2018, you’ll need the latest release of OfficeMate/ExamWRITER 15.
Upgrade Your Secure Messaging and Patient Portal Platforms
Be sure to sign up to upgrade your secure messaging and patient portal platform prior to beginning your 90-day Promoting Interoperability performance period. Purchasing this new platform will replace your existing one. Sign up here.
Additional Requirements for Eyefinity EHR Users
Purchase the Eyefinity EHR Built-in Registry
Submit Quality, Promoting Interoperability, and Improvement Activities data directly from within Eyefinity EHR. Purchase the built-in registry by contacting your Eyefinity Account Executive at 800.269.3666 option 2 or email@example.com.