The MIPS eligible clinician provides patients (or patient-authorized representative) with timely electronic access to their health information and patient-specific education.
Provide Patients Electronic Access to their Health Information:
For at least one unique patient seen by the MIPS eligible clinician: (1) The patient (or the patient-authorized representative) is provided timely access to view online, download, and transmit his or her health information; and (2) The MIPS eligible clinician ensures the patient's health information is available for the patient (or patient-authorized representative) to access using any application of their choice that is configured to meet the technical specifications of the Application Programing Interface (API) in the MIPS eligible clinician's certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT).
Attestation: Report Denominator and Numerator
Denominator: The number of unique patients seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period.
- Create a Note detailing the patient’s office visit. See Create a Note.
Numerator: The number of patients in the denominator (or patient authorized representative) who are provided timely access to health information to view online, download, and transmit to a third party and to access using an application of their choice that is configured meet the technical specifications of the API in the MIPS eligible clinician's CEHRT.
- Patients or their authorized representative must be invited to join the patient portal. See Invite Patient to Patient Portal.
- Complete and sign the Note.
Performance Score Weight: 40 points