Model Output Report and Data File User Guide

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to announce the new Model Output Report & Data File User Guide is available to Medicare Advantage Organizations (MAOs) and Part D Plan Sponsors. The User guide is a comprehensive reference manual for using the Risk Adjustment Model Output Report (MOR) provided by CMS. This new resource provides an overview of the MOR, how to access MOR files, a review of the format of the MOR, instructions on how to read a MOR file, a description of the data fields, and examples of the MOR PDF and MOR Data File record types.

View the User guide on the Customer Service and Support Center (CSSC) Operations web page. Select the Job Aides menu and navigate to either Encounter and Risk Adjustment Program or Prescription Drug Program.

Last Updated: 09/30/2021