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Additional PQRS Resources

PQRSwizard®

PQRSwizard is an online reporting tool, in partnership with CECity, for individual EPs to report their PQRS data. PQRSwizard is now open for 2016 reporting and we urge you to begin your reporting process early! Data is due February 28, 2017.

2016 PQRS Reporting Deadlines

Date Milestones
January 1, 2017
  • Reporting for the 2017 PQRS program year begins for both group practices and individuals (Note: 2017 program year data will determine the 2019 adjustment)
  • Payment adjustments begin for both group practices and individuals who did not satisfactorily report quality data to CMS in 2015
  • First day to submit 2016 PQRS data using registry, EHR, or QCDR
  • 2016 GPRO Web Interface submission will be in the first quarter; stay tuned for exact dates
February 24, 2017
  • Last day that 2016 claims will be processed to be counted for PQRS reporting to determine the 2018 payment adjustment
February 28, 2017
  • Last day to submit 2016 CQMs for dual participation in PQRS and the Medicare EHR Incentive Program
  • Last day for QCDRs (QRDA) and EHRs to submit 2016 data
March 31, 2017
  • Last day for 2016 QCDRs (XML only) and registries to submit 2016 data
December 31, 2017
  • Reporting for the 2017 PQRS program year ends for both group practices and individuals (Note: 2017 program year data will determine the 2019 payment adjustment) 

 

CMS PQRS Resources

Contact healthpolicy@aapmr.org with questions.