Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Electronic Prescribing (eRx) Incentive Programs

HHS Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Awards Arch Systems

Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program Data Assessment, Accuracy and Improper Payments Identification System Contract

Woodlawn, MD – The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently awarded the Physician Quality Reporting System and Electronic Prescribing Incentive Program Data Assessment, Accuracy and Improper Payments Identification System Contract to Maryland-based Arch Systems.

The purpose of this contract is to identify gaps, data errors, and inconsistencies on how program data is being procured, translated, transmitted, and submitted to the PQRS and eRx incentive programs by Registries and GPROs; validate and verify the accuracy of GPRO and Registry data submitted by or on behalf of eligible professionals; and support the development and implementation of a process to identify PQRS and eRx improper payments derived from Registry and GPRO data.

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