The QPP proposed rule for 2020 performance year was released last week. As anticipated, the requirements have become steeper. Performance thresholds and data completeness have increased substantially. On the other hand, many policies introduced for the 2019 performance year remain unaltered for 2020.
The PI performance category has undergone a complete makeover for 2019 MIPS performance year. This redesign affects how the measures are scored, the reweigting of points if exclusions are claimed, the bonus points and thus the PI score. Understand how this change impacts the PI category score and thus the MIPS score.