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CMS Releases 2013 PQRS and eRx Incentive Program Feedback Reports

CMS Releases 2013 PQRS and eRx Incentive Program Feedback Reports

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services released feedback reports covering the 2013 Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Program.  According to the news release, these feedback reports are available for “eligible professionals who submitted quality data on Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Part B services between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2013.”  The release continues on, stating “Individual eligible professionals who submitted 2013 PQRS data, or individual eligible professionals and group practices who submitted 2013 eRx data, can retrieve their 2013 Feedback Reports through two method, National Provider Identifier (NPI)-level reports and Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN)-level reports.  The release states, “for more information on interpreting the data in the report, check out the 2013 PQRS Feedback Report User Guide and/or the 2013 eRx Incentive Program Feedback Report User Guide.”