Merit-Based Incentive Payments System (MIPS)

Criteria for MACRA’s Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

 If you’re a provider and bill Medicare more than $30,000 a year and provide care for more than 100 Medicare patients a year, you meet the criteria to participate in MIPS for the 2017 performance period. APM Plus can analyze the state of your organization and help determine which quality measures best match your business strategy.

For MIPS, you must also be a:


Physician assistant

Nurse practitioner

Clinical nurse specialist

Certified registered nurse anesthetist

If 2017 is your first year participating in Medicare, then you’re not in the MIPS track of the Quality Payment Program.


There are 3 options for the MIPS path:

With over 200 to choose from, our team of experts can determine which MIPS quality measures you should submit as part of the QPP.

Learn more about Advanced Alternative Payment Models