American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

SSR Users Updates: October 6

Dear SSR Participants,

The SSR has been approved by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to provide Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) Quality participation through registry-based reporting for the 2017 program year.

The following MIPS components are options are available in the SSR:

  • Quality component
    • General Surgery Specialty Measures Set reporting option (MIPS – Qualified Registry)
    • ACS Surgical Phases of Care Measures Set (MIPS – Qualified Clinical Data Registry)
    • Improvement Activities (IA) component

All MIPS components are now available in the SSR, and you may find further information, including recorded videos on how to use the SSR to sign up and submit MIPS components, at the Using the SSR for CMS Merit-based Incentive Payment System website.

If you have questions, please reach out to us at or 312-202-5408.

Thank you,

Your SSR Team