PSPA 22 - CDC Training on CDCs Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain

Activity Weighting: High

Subcategory Name: Patient Safety and Practice Assessment

Description:┬áCompletion of all the modules of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) course “Applying CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids” that reviews the 2016** Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain**.

Note
This activity may be selected once every 4 years, to avoid duplicative information given that some of the modules may change on a year by year basis but over 4 years there would be a reasonable expectation for the set of modules to have undergone substantive change, for the improvement activities performance category score.

Supporting Documentation

Documented participation in and completion of all Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) course “Applying CDC’s Guideline for Prescribing Opioids” that reviews the 2016 Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain.

Note
The CDC continues to develop additional training modules. With this in mind, all modules available at the stated start date of the eligible clinician or groups attestation period must be completed in order to attest to this IA.

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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