No. This review is required by the Federal government in order to assess the quality of care being provided to the Medicare Fee for Service population and is part of the “treatment, payment and healthcare operations” exception in the HIPAA regulations.
Based on the data we’ve received from CMS, your practice has treated the patient within the assigned measurement period for the quality measure.
Information is being collected at a practice level. We will not have enough information to accurately score individuals.
We have reviewed the submitted data. We are only requesting records where we have incomplete data.