Public Health Reporting Under the Quality Payment Program
 
In 2017, there are two measure set options for reporting. The option you use to submit your data is based on your electronic health record edition.
 
Option 1: Advancing Care Information Objectives and Measures
Option 2: 2017 Advancing Care Information Transition Objectives and Measures
 
You can report the Advancing Care Information Objectives and Measures:
·         If you have technology certified to the 2015 Edition; or
·         If you have a combination of technologies from 2014 and 2015 Editions that support these measures.
 
You can report the 2017 Advancing Care Information Transition Objectives and Measures:
·         If you have technology certified to the 2015 Edition; or
·         If you have technology certified to the 2014 Edition; or
·         If you have a combination of technologies from 2014 and 2015 Editions.
 
Advancing Care Information Performance Category Scoring Methodology :
Advancing Care Information Objectives and Measures
Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting Objective
Advancing Care Information Measure
Required/Not Required for Base Score (50%)
Performance Score (up to 90%)
Reporting Requirement
Immunization Registry Reporting
Not Required
0 or 10%
Yes/No Statement
Syndromic Surveillance Reporting
Not Required
Bonus
Yes/No Statement
Electronic Case Reporting
Not Required
Bonus
Yes/No Statement
Public Health Registry Reporting
Not Required
Bonus
Yes/No Statement
Bonus (up to 15%)
Report to one or more additional public health and clinical data registries beyond the Immunization Registry Reporting measure
5% bonus
Yes/No Statement
Report improvement activities using CEHRT
10% bonus
Yes/No Statement
 
Advancing Care Information Performance Category Scoring Methodology:
2017 Advancing Care Information Transition Objectives and Measures
Public Health Registry Reporting Objective
Advancing Care Information Measure
Required/Not Required for Base Score (50%)
Performance Score (up to 90%)
Reporting Requirement
Immunization Registry Reporting
Not Required
0 or 10%
Yes/No Statement
Syndromic Surveillance Reporting
Not Required
Bonus
Yes/No Statement
Specialized Registry Reporting
Not Required
Bonus
Yes/No Statement
Bonus (up to 15%)
Report to one or more additional public health and clinical data registries beyond the Immunization Registry Reporting measure
5% bonus
Yes/No Statement
Report improvement activities using CEHRT
10% bonus
Yes/No Statement
 
For more information regarding the Advancing Care Information under the Quality Payment Program, please visit https://qpp.cms.gov/measures/aci.