CMS Extends Deadline for PQRS Reporting

February 27, 2017

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has extended the deadline for 2016 Quality Reporting Document Architecture data submission for the EHR reporting mechanism of the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) program. Eligible professionals, PQRS group practices, qualified clinical data registries and qualified EHR data submission vendors now have until Friday, March 31, 2017 to submit 2016 EHR data via QRDA.

Please note:  Monday, March 13, 2017 is the deadline for reporting via attestation and Meaningful Use objective and measure submissions for providers participating in the Medicare EHR Incentive Program.

A detailed timetable can be found here.