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2021 MIPS Improvement Activity IA_CC_14: Practice Improvements that Engage Community Resources to Support Patient Health Goals


Activity Description

Develop pathways to neighborhood/community-based resources to support patient health goals that could include one or more of the following:

  • Maintain formal (referral) links to community-based chronic disease self-management support programs, exercise programs and other wellness resources with the potential for bidirectional flow of information; and provide a guide to available community resources.
  • Including through the use of tools that facilitate electronic communication between settings;
  • Screen patients for health-harming legal needs;
  • Screen and assess patients for social needs using tools that are preferably health IT enabled and that include to any extent standards-based, coded question/field for the capture of data as is feasible and available as part of such tool; and/or
  • Provide a guide to available community resources.
Activity ID Activity Weighting Sub-Category Name
IA_CC_14 Medium Care Coordination