Why QI for Value-Based Payment Programs?

  • TPF members are eligible to participate in a variety of federal VBP programs, such as Quality Payment Program Merit-based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) and Advanced Alternative Payment Models (aAPMs), Accountable Care Organizations, Comprehensive Primary Care Plus and Million Hearts
  • Navigating different program goals and measures can be overwhelming for independent practices
  • Programs differ in specific requirements and incentives but are similar in their aims to advance high value quality care, use of clinical quality measures to assess quality and emphasis on practice transformation  

What is the Return on Investment for your Practice?

  • Based on projected incentives from MIPS for the 2019 Performance Year, payment adjustments include +7% and two potential “exceptional performance” bonuses (one for up to +10% and a second on a scale up to +3x:
    • Based on recent CMS claims data, TPF members that achieve MIPS “exceptional performance” scores could earn on average $16,300 per physician and up to $36,300 depending on the potential scaled adjustment 
  • Documentation to support American Board of Family Medicine Certification's Self-Directed Performance Improvement Projects
  • Documentation to meet MIPS Improvement Activities

What is the TPF Solution?

  • One-year of individualized practice consulting and improvement coaching to:
    • Identify opportunities to maximize performance
    • Deliver a “how to” improvement plan for specific quality measures
    • Advise on clinical interventions to improve performance
    • Assist team with evaluation of improvement plan
  • Practices will select the VBP program goals or general QI goals that they aim to achieve
  • The offering will be implemented through group webinars, individual practice webinars and regular support for QI liaisons from each practice.  On-site visits may be added for an additional fee
  • Costs will depend on practice size, projected incentives and preferences for on-site versus virtual meetings

How can I sign up?

Sign up today. 

Learn about other TPF Consulting Offerings here.