The MMS developed and maintains several tools and resources to assist measure developers in the different stages of the Measure Lifecycle.
|CMS Measures Inventory Tool (CMIT)||CMIT is a repository for authoritative information about CMS quality measures used to inform stakeholders, enable management of the CMS measure portfolio, and provide guidance for measure development.|
|CMS Measures Under Consideration Entry / Review Information Tool (MERIT)||CMS MERIT is a data collection portal that allows measure developers to submit candidate measures to CMS for consideration.|
|De Novo Measure Scan (DNMS) (Login Required)||DNMS is an advanced feature of the ESST that helps measure developers conduct early and frequent environmental scans while developing new measures.|
|Environmental Scan Support Tool (ESST)||ESST is a tool within the CMIT environment, intended to automate environmental scans required in the information gathering process for developing and maintaining quality measures.|
|Measures Management System (MMS) Support Help Desk||The MMS is the primary point of contact for providing guidance on the measure development process and resolving issues.|
Last Updated: Jan 2023