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Electronic Clinical Quality Measure Data Due Feb. 28

Hospitals participating in the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting or Electronic Health Record Incentive programs must submit data for at least four of the 15 electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) from one self-selected quarter of calendar year 2017 by Feb. 28 at 11:59 p.m. (PT).

Data must be submitted through the QualityNet Secure Portal in any of the following formats: Quality Reporting Document Architecture Category I files, zero denominator declarations or case threshold exemptions.

The successful submission of data on at least four eCQMs will meet the eCQM reporting requirement for both programs. Additional details related to attestation via the QualityNet Secure Portal are available online.