CMS realizes there may be circumstances out of your control that make it difficult to meet requirements for the Promoting Interoperability category. Therefore, they are providing you with the opportunity to apply for a hardship exception. The application for exception is now available on the QPP website’s Exception page.
If you have questions about the hardship exceptions, please refer to the 2019 Exceptions: Frequently Asked Questions document.
Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2019.