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  • Earlier this year in March, to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of access to communications and delivery of clinically pertinent information, MPP updated our website at mclarenpp.org to incorporate access to clinical education with individual user profiles for providers. Providers were asked to create their own user profile, including log-in and password, to get access to the members section of the website. If you have completed this, no further action is needed. If not, please go to mclarenpp.o...

  • FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR MILLIONS OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS NATIONWIDE Up to 2% of patient revenue regardless of a previous disbursement.   Many health care providers are experiencing significant financial hardships in the COVID-19 pandemic. Congress provided $175 billion in relief funds to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to deliver financial relief to hospitals and other health care providers, including those on the front lines of the coronavirus response. Since March, HHS, thro...

  • McLaren High Performance Network, LLC received a final MIPS score of 96.9 out of 100 for performance year 2019. This score was calculated based on performance in Quality, Advancing Care Information, and Improvement Activities. CMS categorizes any score greater than 75 as exceptional performance . Based on this performance, eligible providers in the McLaren High Performance Network will receive a 1.58% positive payment adjustment in Calendar Year 2021. The 2021 MIPS payment adjustments vary between -7% a...

  • The presence of albuminuria is a POWERFUL predictor of Renal and Cardiovascular Risk in patients with Type 2 Diabetes. Download PDF . All patients with Diabetes should have a microalbumin screen at least once a year. If you have significant gaps in this metric, you will receive a separate mailing with a list of patients for gap closure. If you are interested in obtaining a list of gaps, or have any other questions, please feel free to contact your Regional Medical Director or Quality Performance Special...

  • Statin Use In Diabetics Statin Therapy for Patients with Diabetes - Download PDF Version Adults 40–75 years of age with diabetes, who do or do not have clinical atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD), should be started on a statin for primary and secondary prevention of ASCVD regardless of lipid status.   Medications One of the following medications must have been dispensed. Note: The active ingredients are limited to oral formulations only. Drug Category Medications Statin medications · Lo...

  • The 2013 American College of Cardiology (ACC) / American Heart Association (AHA) lipid guidelines represented a paradigm shift in the treatment of dyslipidemia. The 2017 American Diabetes Association Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes make similar recommendations. In a continued effort to improve outcomes and provide quality care, we are contacting you with new clinical guidelines, and talking points to your patients, regarding the use of statins. Patients will need your help "buying in" to stat...

  • To All McLaren Employees The images that emerged last week from Minneapolis of the death of Mr. George Floyd and the resulting civil unrest across our nation are having a traumatic impact on our communities, our families and friends. Mr. Floyd’s death is a tragic reminder that there remains much work to do and more conversations to be had in order to address the continued inequities that exist in our society today. As an organization, we must commit to increased understanding of diversity and inclusion,...

  • For McLaren Physician Partners to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of access to communications and delivery of clinically pertinent information, we are updating our website to incorporate access to clinical education with individual logins for providers. This, in turn, will allow for claiming Continuing Medical Education Credits (CME) after participating in the Clinical Integration (CI) Education Series, as permitted. Using this digital strategy, it will allow for providers to access and complet...

  • McLaren Physician Partners (MPP) provides two physician update presentations annually. Attendance at these meetings is required to receive 5 points on the Clinical Integration (CI) scorecard for PCPs and 10 points for Specialist Physicians. We understand that there are a multitude of reasons why one may not be able to attend a live-webinar presentation, therefore, we are presenting our biannual updates via live webinar as well as providing access to the recorded webinar for on-demand viewing. New this y...

  • MPP is pleased to announce we are partnering with the McLaren Health Care Telehealth team to offer our independent physicians access to a HIPAA compliant Telehealth platform called Zoom for Healthcare . This platform is one of the platforms McLaren physician providers are currently utilizing to provide video visits. MPP will be covering the cost of the platform for your practice for the first 180 days.  Provider participation is at the practice level on a month to month basis. Patient access to the...