Quality & Practice

AAPM&R's Registry measures can help you compare your patient outcomes, professional performance and care processes against other physicians across the country. In addition to understanding your patient population and demonstrating the quality and value of physiatric treatment, AAPM&R’s Registry is an easy-to-use qualified clinical data registry (QCDR). A QCDR is a reporting mechanism for satisfactory Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS).  AAPM&R has created measures that look at both spine care and neuro-rehab care. 

AAPM&R's Registry Measures

Measures in the Future

As the Registry continues to gather data, analysis and refinement of the measures will be done. The Registry strives to evolve how data is collected by utilizing technology. This includes the collection of Patient-Reported Outcomes and gathering data in the least burdensome way.