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MIPS 2019 Educational Instructions and Resources

The Surgeon Specific Registry (SSR™) program provides a variety of educational and instructional resources to aid you throughout the Merit-based Improvement Payment System (MIPS) 2019 participation process in the SSR.

Verify your MIPS 2019 Eligibility

*Note: Verify your MIPS 2019 “Final Eligibility” in November 2019 again, which is when eligibility data is finalized by CMS. Your eligibility status prior to November 2019 is your “Initial Eligibility” according to the CMS MIPS Determination Period.

Instructional Guides

SSR | MIPS 2019 Participation Quick Guide
SSR | MIPS 2019 Comprehensive Participation Guide (coming soon)

Instructional Video Demonstrations – MIPS 2019 Participation through the SSR

The SSR program has created comprehensive video demonstrations of MIPS 2019 participation through the SSR system. The videos cover the essential steps needed to participate in MIPS 2019 through the SSR. The videos are organized by MIPS Quality Measures reporting option (i.e., Qualified Registry—Clinical Quality Measures or ACS Surgical Phases of Care Measures).

Access the SSR MIPS 2019 instructional video library

Video Library Table of Contents

Qualified Registry—Clinical Quality Measures (MIPS-Qualified Registry) Videos

  • Signing Up for (Consenting to) MIPS 2019
  • Entering Your MIPS 2019 Data
  • Reviewing Your MIPS 2019 Data (coming soon)
  • Approving Your MIPS 2019 Data Submission (coming soon)

ACS Surgical Phases of Care Measures (MIPS-QCDR) Videos

  • Signing Up for (Consenting to) MIPS 2019
  • Entering Your MIPS 2019 Data
  • Reviewing Your MIPS 2019 Data (coming soon)
  • Approving Your MIPS 2019 Data Submission (coming soon)