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MIPS - Improvement Activities - Use of toolsets or other resources to close healthcare disparities across communities

Improvement Activities Measures Hints for Choosing Improvement Activities

Measure ID IA_PM_6
Category IA
Title Use of toolsets or other resources to close healthcare disparities across communities
Description Take steps to improve healthcare disparities, such as Population Health Toolkit or other resources identified by CMS, the Learning and Action Network, Quality Innovation Network, or National Coordinating Center. Refer to the local Quality Improvement Organization (QIO) for additional steps to take for improving health status of communities as there are many steps to select from for satisfying this activity. QIOs work under the direction of CMS to assist eligible clinicians and groups with quality improvement, and review quality concerns for the protection of beneficiaries and the Medicare Trust Fund.
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First Performance Year 2017
Last Performance Year
Metric Type boolean
Weight medium
Sub-category ID Population Management
CEHRT Eligibility
Bonus under ACI
Varidation Activity to improve health disparities
Suggested Documentation 1) Resources Used to Improve Disparities - Resources used, e.g., Population Health Toolkit; and 2) Documentation of Steps - Report detailing activity as outlined by the local QIO
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