2023 MIPS Improvement Activity IA_BE_19: Use group visits for common chronic conditions (e.g., diabetes)

Activity Description

Use group visits for common chronic conditions (e.g., diabetes).

Activity ID Activity Weighting Sub-Category Name
IA_BE_19 Medium Beneficiary Engagement

Objective & Validation Documentation

Objective: Give patients with common chronic conditions opportunities to learn about self-management topics and discuss shared concerns while improving efficiency in the delivery of quality care.

Validation Documentation: Documented use of group visits for chronic conditions. Could be supported by claims. Include the following element:
1) Provision of group visit(s) – Medical claims or referrals showing group visit and chronic condition codes in conjunction with care provided.

Information: https://www.aafp.org/about/policies/all/shared-medical-appointments.html