New resources available on the QPP Resource Library
April 30, 2021

New resources available on the QPP Resource Library

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has added many new Quality Payment Program (QPP) resources to the QPP Resource Library:

Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

For more information, contact the Quality Payment Program at 1-866-288-8292 or by email at To receive assistance more quickly, consider calling during non-peak hours—before 10 a.m. and after 2 p.m. ET.

Register for 2021 NACOR reporting

Quality reporting practices can now begin the enrollment process for Anesthesia Quality Institute's (AQI) 2021 NACOR Quality Reporting by completing the new online order form. NACOR is a designated QR and QCDR for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' Quality Payment Program.

AQI's NACOR quality reporting options include the following offerings in 2021 to ensure that NACOR remains the leader in anesthesiology: Quality Concierge, NACOR Quality Reporting, NACOR Benchmarking, and NACOR Basic.

All practices re-enrolling in NACOR Quality Reporting, Benchmarking, or Basic should complete a new order form for 2021. Practices enrolled in Quality Concierge are not required to complete the form.

Note: The 2021 Registration Deadline is October 1, 2021.

AQI's Virtual Office Hours

Have a question about quality reporting and don't know where to turn? The Anesthesia Quality Institute (AQI) offers Virtual Office Hours that can help.

Offered on the second Tuesday of the month, ASA staff members issue quality reporting general announcements and participate in a Q&A session.

Register now for the upcoming Quality Reporting Office Hours at 11 a.m. CT on Tuesday, May 11.

2021 Reporting Deadlines

NACOR Registration: October 1, 2021

January through November 2021 data submission: January 31, 2022

Individual Quality Reporting Consent Submission: January 31, 2022

Improvement Activity Attestation: January 31, 2022

CMS Opt-Out for Individual Reporting: January 31, 2022

TIN/NPI Reconciliation: January 31, 2022

All data submissions: February 15, 2022

Contact AQI


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