The MIPS eligible clinician that transitions or refers their patient to another setting of care or health care provider (1) uses certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT) to create a summary of care record; and (2) electronically transmits such summary to a receiving health care provider for at least one transition of care or referral.
Denominator: The number of transitions of care and referrals during the performance period for which the MIPS eligible clinician was the transferring or referring health care provider.
Numerator: The number of transitions of care and referrals in the denominator where a summary of care record was created using CEHRT and exchanged electronically.
ChARM EHR Workflow:
Providers should subscribe to Direct Message add-on in ChARM EHR and transmit the patient referrals electronically to outside providers.
Send a request to firstname.lastname@example.org to enable Direct Message add-on to providers. Once enabled, each provider will be assigned a unique Direct ID using that patient records can be securely transmitted to outside provider network.
Procedure to Transmit Patient Referrals:
Note: The provider whom you refer the patient should also have a Direct ID and he/she should have read the direct message you sent to satisfy numerator of this measure.