PM 19 - Glycemic Screening Services

Activity Weighting: Medium

Subcategory Name: Population Management

Description: For at-risk outpatient Medicare beneficiaries, individual MIPS eligible clinicians and groups must attest to implementation of systematic preventive approaches in clinical practice for at least 60 percent for the 2018 performance period and 75 percent in future years, of electronic medical records with documentation of screening patients for abnormal blood glucose according to current US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) and/or American Diabetes Association (ADA) guidelines.

Supporting Documentation

  • Total number of Medicare patients at risk for abnormal blood glucose; and 
  • Percentage of that total screened for abnormal blood glucose as outlined by the US Preventive Services Task Force USPSTF) and/or American Diabetes Association (ADA) guidelines. 
Note
A certified EHR may be used for documentation purposes, but is not required unless attesting for the Promoting Interoperability (formerly ACI) bonus.

Resources

2018 Improvement Activities Requirements

2019 Improvement Activities Requirements

2018 MIPS Improvement Activities Fact Sheet

Scores for Improvement Activities for MIPS APMs in the 2018 Performance Period Fact Sheet

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