Medicare and Medicaid Attestation Submission Deadlines for 2018 Reporting
March 7, 2019
There is still time to finalize, submit and confirm your QualityNet (QNet) submission reports for your 2018 Promoting Interoperability (PI) attestation. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has extended the electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) and PI program submission and attestation deadline to March 14, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time for the calendar year 2018 Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (IQR) and PI programs for hospitals. Submission must be completed within the QualityNet Secure Portal.
- Questions regarding any aspect of the attestation process and the PI program can be directed to the QualityNet Help Desk at firstname.lastname@example.org or (866) 288-8912. The QualityNet Help Desk can also assist with questions regarding the pre-submission validation application (PSVA) tool and file-error messages.
- For questions regarding eCQM specifications, value sets and appropriateness of mapping, please submit questions to the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) CQM issue tracker at https://oncprojectracking.healthit.gov/support/projects/CQM/summary.
If you have any questions or run into issues with any of the meaningful use objectives and would like help, please use the “Leave a Reply” section below, and we will have one of our subject matter experts get back to you, or email Patty Kosednar with your questions or comment.
Other Resource Links
CMS 2018 PI Requirements
Health Transformation Services (HTS) Quality Reporting Resources
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