Can eligible professionals participating in the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) report measures for services provided as part of the global surgical package?
Please refer to posted detailed measure specifications to determine if the patient encounter code(s) being submitted meets the denominator criteria for the quality measure(s) being reported. Measure specifications for PQRS can be found on the respective historical PQRS program year webpages. Please refer to your Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) for more information regarding Medicare claims processing and the global surgical period.
For additional questions, please contact the QualityNet Help Desk at 1-866-288-8912 (TTY 1-877-715-6222) or via email to Qnetsupport@hcqis.org. They are available from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Central Time Monday through Friday.