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

SSR Users Updates: November 10

Dear SSR Participants,

The following 2017 MIPS components and options are now available in the ACS Surgeon Specific Registry (SSR) for participation in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 2017 Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS): 

  • Quality component (replaces PQRS)
    • General Surgery Specialty Measures Set reporting option
    • ACS Surgical Phases of Care Measures QCDR reporting option
  • Improvement Activities (IA) component

The SSR program will continue to host several educational webinars on how to use the SSR to participate in MIPS 2017 through the week of November 13. The full schedule of webinar sessions can be found on the webinar registration page.

For additional information about MIPS 2017, visit the ACS Division of Advocacy and Health Policy’s Quality Payment Program (QPP) Resource Center.

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

Thank you,

Your SSR Team