To avoid a negative payment adjustment in 2020, you’ll need a final MIPS score of at least 15 points in the 2018 performance year.

Small practices can mix and match the strategies below to achieve the 15-point minimum score. Small practices can also receive up to 5 additional points to their final score for treating a complex patient population (calculated using ratio between the Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCCs) and the number of dually eligible patients served). Need help? Reach out to us for free support.

Not sure how to get to 15 points? Here are a few ways small practices (i.e., practices with 15 or fewer eligible clinicians) can do this: