Based on CMS guidelines, below are some of the important upcoming MIPS (Merit-based Incentive Payment System) dates and deadlines:
October 3, 2020
Last day to start promoting Interoperability (PI) and Improvement Activities (IA) Reporting periods
November 30, 2020
Last day to complete active engagement for Public Health reporting requirements
December 31, 2020
- PI Hardship and Exception Applications window closes.
- Fourth Snapshot for Full TIN APMs (in MSSP’s) to determine which eligible clinicians are participating in a MIPS APM for purposes of the APM scoring standard.
- Eligibility to be finalized for Reporting Year 2020.
- 2021 virtual group election period closes.
January 4, 2021
2020 MIPS performance year data submission window opens.
March 1, 2021
Deadline for CMS to receive 2020 claims for the Quality performance category.
March 31, 2021
2020 MIPS performance year data submission window closes.
2020 Reporting is finalized, and ready for review.
Submit Targeted Review (deadline is 60day after finalized feedback is provided.)
January 1, 2022
2020 Performance Year payment adjustment apply for MIPS participants.
** The above dates are not inclusive of all APM dates and deadlines. **