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Advancing Care Information

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.

Need help identifying your electronic health record edition?

Instructions

  1. Review the advancing care information measures available. Remember, in order to get credit for advancing care information, you must submit information for the required measures.
  2. Download a CSV file of the measures for your records.
Note: This tool is only for informational and estimation purposes. You can’t use it to submit or attest to measures or activities.

2017 MIPS Performance

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Conduct or review a security risk analysis in accordance with the requirements in 45 CFR 164.308(a)(1), including addressing the security (to include encryption) of ePHI data created or maintained by certified EHR technology in accordance with requirements in 45 CFR164.312(a)(2)(iv) and 45 CFR 164.306(d)(3), and implement security updates as necessary and correct identified security deficiencies as part of the MIPS eligible clinician's risk management process.

Measure ID

ACI_PPHI_1

Objective Name

Protect Patient Health Information

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

0

At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.

Measure ID

ACI_EP_1

Objective Name

Electronic Prescribing

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

0

For at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician: (1) The patient (or the patient authorized representative) is provided timely access to view online, download, and transmit his or her health information; and (2) The MIPS eligible clinician ensures the patient's health information is available for the patient (or patient-authorized representative) to access using any application of their choice that is configured to meet the technical specifications of the Application Programing Interface (API) in the MIPS eligible clinician's certified EHR technology.

Measure ID

ACI_PEA_1

Objective Name

Patient Electronic Access

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

For at least one transition of care or referral, the MIPS eligible clinician that transitions or refers their patient to another setting of care or health care provider-(1) creates a summary of care record using certified EHR technology; and (2) electronically exchanges the summary of care record.

Measure ID

ACI_HIE_1

Objective Name

Health Information Exchange

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

For at least one transition of care or referral received or patient encounter in which the MIPS eligible clinician has never before encountered the patient, the MIPS eligible clinician receives or retrieves and incorporates into the patient's record an electronic summary of care document.

Measure ID

ACI_HIE_2

Objective Name

Health Information Exchange

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician must use clinically relevant information from certified EHR technology to identify patient-specific educational resources and provide electronic access to those materials to at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician.

Measure ID

ACI_PEA_2

Objective Name

Patient Electronic Access

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

During the performance period, at least one unique patient (or patient-authorized representatives) seen by the MIPS eligible clinician actively engages with the EHR made accessible by the MIPS eligible clinician. An MIPS eligible clinician may meet the measure by either-(1) view, download or transmit to a third party their health information; or (2) access their health information through the use of an API that can be used by applications chosen by the patient and configured to the API in the MIPS eligible clinician's certified EHR technology; or (3) a combination of (1) and (2).

Measure ID

ACI_CCTPE_1

Objective Name

Coordination of Care Through Patient Engagement

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

For at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period, a secure message was sent using the electronic messaging function of certified EHR technology to the patient (or the patient-authorized representative), or in response to a secure message sent by the patient (or the patient-authorized representative), or in response to a secure message sent by the patient (or the patient-authorized representative).

Measure ID

ACI_CCTPE_2

Objective Name

Coordination of Care Through Patient Engagement

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

Patient-generated health data or data from a non-clinical setting is incorporated into the certified EHR technology for at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period.

Measure ID

ACI_CCTPE_3

Objective Name

Coordination of Care Through Patient Engagement

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

For at least one transition of care or referral received or patient encounter in which the MIPS eligible clinician has never before encountered the patient, the MIPS eligible clinician performs clinical information reconciliation. The MIPS eligible clinician must implement clinical information reconciliation for the following three clinical information sets: (1) Medication. Review of the patient's medication, including the name, dosage, frequency, and route of each medication. (2) Medication allergy. Review of the patient's known medication allergies. (3) Current Problem list. Review of the patient's current and active diagnoses.

Measure ID

ACI_HIE_3

Objective Name

Health Information Exchange

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to submit immunization data and receive immunization forecasts and histories from the public health immunization registry/immunization information system (IIS).

Measure ID

ACI_PHCDRR_1

Objective Name

Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0 or 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to submit syndromic surveillance data from a urgent care ambulatory setting where the jurisdiction accepts syndromic data from such settings and the standards are clearly defined. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_PHCDRR_2

Objective Name

Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to electronically submit case reporting of reportable conditions. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_PHCDRR_3

Objective Name

Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to submit data to public health registries. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_PHCDRR_4

Objective Name

Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement to submit data to a clinical data registry. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_PHCDRR_5

Objective Name

Public Health and Clinical Data Registry Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0

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Conduct or review a security risk analysis in accordance with the requirements in 45 CFR 164.308(a)(1), including addressing the security (to include encryption) of ePHI data created or maintained by certified EHR technology in accordance with requirements in 45 CFR164.312(a)(2)(iv) and 45 CFR 164.306(d)(3), and implement security updates as necessary and correct identified security deficiencies as part of the MIPS eligible clinician's risk management process.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PPHI_1

Objective Name

Protect Patient Health Information

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

0

At least one permissible prescription written by the MIPS eligible clinician is queried for a drug formulary and transmitted electronically using certified EHR technology.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_EP_1

Objective Name

Electronic Prescribing

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

0

At least one patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period is provided timely access to view online, download, and transmit to a third party their health information subject to the MIPS eligible clinician's discretion to withhold certain information.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PEA_1

Objective Name

Patient Electronic Access

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

Up to 20%

The MIPS eligible clinician that transitions or refers their patient to another setting of care or health care clinician (1) uses CEHRT to create a summary of care record; and (2) electronically transmits such summary to a receiving health care clinician for at least one transition of care or referral.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_HIE_1

Objective Name

Health Information Exchange

Required for Base Score

Yes

Performance Score Weight

Up to 20%

At least one patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period (or patient-authorized representative) views, downloads or transmits their health information to a third party during the performance period.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PEA_2

Objective Name

Patient Electronic Access

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician must use clinically relevant information from CEHRT to identify patient-specific educational resources and provide access to those materials to at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PSE_1

Objective Name

Patient Specific Education

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

For at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period, a secure message was sent using the electronic messaging function of CEHRT to the patient (or the patient-authorized representative), or in response to a secure message sent by the patient (or the patient-authorized representative) during the performance period.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_SM_1

Objective Name

Secure Messaging

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician performs medication reconciliation for at least one transition of care in which the patient is transitioned into the care of the MIPS eligible clinician.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_MR_1

Objective Name

Medication Reconciliation

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

Up to 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to submit immunization data.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PHCDRR_1

Objective Name

Public Health Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0 or 10%

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement with a public health agency to submit syndromic surveillance data. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PHCDRR_2

Objective Name

Public Health Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0

The MIPS eligible clinician is in active engagement to submit data to specialized registry. Earn a 5 % bonus in the advancing care information performance category score for submitting to one or more public health or clinical data registries.

Measure ID

ACI_TRANS_PHCDRR_3

Objective Name

Public Health Reporting

Required for Base Score

No

Performance Score Weight

0