Minimum Performance Periods
CMS previously allowed for a 90-day performance period, However, in Year 2 of MIPS, CMS now requires a 12-month (full year) performance period for both Quality and Cost.
|Performance Component||Minimum Performance Period 2017||Minimum Performance Period 2018|
|Quality||90-days minimum; full year (12 months) was also an option||12 months|
|Cost||Not included; 12-month feedback only||12 months|
|Improvement Activities||90 days||90 days|
|Advancing Care Information||90 days||90 days|