During the performance period, at least one unique patient (or patient-authorized representatives) seen by the MIPS eligible clinician actively engages with the EHR made accessible by the MIPS eligible clinician by either—(1) viewing, downloading or transmitting to a third party their health information; or (2) accessing their health information through the use of an Application Programming Interface (API) that can be used by applications chosen by the patient and configured to the API in the MIPS eligible clinician’s certified electronic health record technology (CEHRT); or (3) a combination of (1) and (2).
Denominator: The number of unique patients seen by the MIPS eligible clinician during the performance period.
Numerator: The number of unique patients (or their authorized representatives) in the denominator who have viewed online, downloaded, or transmitted to a third party the patient’s health information during the performance period and the number of unique patients (or their authorized representatives) in the denominator who have accessed their health information through the use of an API during the performance period.
ChARM EHR Workflow:
Encourage the patients to login to their PHR account and follow the steps below to access the visit summary.