CMS specialty measure sets may be reported as an alternative to reporting 6 separate quality measures. If a measure set has less than 6 measures, eligible groups and clinicians must report all measures in the set. However, if a set has more than 6 measures, participants may choose the 6 measures that best fit their practice. Remember, at least one outcome measure must be reported, regardless of whether or not an outcome measure is included in a measure set.
|Quality Id||Measure Name||High Priority||Measure Type||Measure Description||hf:tax:specialty_measure_sets||hf:tax:collection_types|
|047||2022 Measure # 047 Advance Care Plan||yes||Process||Percentage of patients aged 65 years and older who have an advance care plan or surrogate decision maker documented in the medical record or documentation in the medical record that an advance care plan was discussed but the patient did not wish or was not able to name a surrogate decision maker or provide an advance care plan||Details|
|052||2022 Measure # 052 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) Long-Acting Inhaled Bronchodilator Therapy||no||Process||Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of COPD (FEV1/FVC < 70%) and who have an FEV1 less than 60% predicted and have symptoms who were prescribed an long-acting inhaled bronchodilator||Details|
|111||2022 Measure # 111 Pneumococcal Vaccination Status for Older Adults||no||Process||Percentage of patients 66 years of age and older who have ever received a pneumococcal vaccine||Details|
|128||2022 Measure # 128 Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan||no||Process||Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a BMI documented during the current encounter or during the previous twelve months AND with a BMI outside of normal parameters, a follow-up plan is documented during the encounter or during the previous twelve months of the current encounter||Details|
|130||2022 Measure # 130 Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record||yes||Process||Percentage of visits for patients aged 18 years and older for which the eligible professional or eligible clinician attests to documenting a list of current medications using all immediate resources available on the date of the encounter. This list must include ALL known prescriptions, over-the-counters, herbals, and vitamin/mineral/dietary (nutritional) supplements AND must contain the medications’ name, dosage, frequency and route of administration||Details|
|226||2022 Measure # 226 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention||no||Process||Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use one or more times within the measurement period AND who received tobacco cessation intervention on the date of the encounter or within the previous 12 months if identified as a tobacco user||Details|
|236||2022 Measure # 236 Controlling High Blood Pressure||yes||Intermediate Outcome||Percentage of patients 18-85 years of age who had a diagnosis of essential hypertension starting before and continuing into, or starting during the first six months of the measurement period, and whose most recent blood pressure was adequately controlled (<140/90mmHg) during the measurement period||Details|
|238||2022 Measure # 238 Use of High-Risk Medications in Older Adults||yes||Process||Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were ordered at least two high-risk medications from the same drug class||Details|
|277||2022 Measure # 277 Sleep Apnea: Severity Assessment at Initial Diagnosis||no||Process||Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea who had an apnea hypopnea index (AHI) or a respiratory disturbance index (RDI) measured at the time of initial diagnosis||Details|
|279||2022 Measure # 279 Sleep Apnea: Assessment of Adherence to Positive Airway Pressure Therapy||no||Process||Percentage of visits for patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea who were prescribed positive airway pressure therapy who had documentation that adherence to positive airway pressure therapy was objectively measured||Details|
|374||2022 Measure # 374 Closing the Referral Loop: Receipt of Specialist Report||yes||Process||Percentage of patients with referrals, regardless of age, for which the referring provider receives a report from the provider to whom the patient was referred||Details|
|398||2022 Measure # 398 Optimal Asthma Control||yes||Outcome||Composite measure of the percentage of pediatric and adult patients whose asthma is well-controlled as demonstrated by one of three age appropriate patient reported outcome tools and not at risk for exacerbation||Details|
|431||2022 Measure # 431 Preventive Care and Screening: Unhealthy Alcohol Use: Screening & Brief Counseling||no||Process||Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for unhealthy alcohol use using a systematic screening method at least once within the last 12 months AND who received brief counseling if identified as an unhealthy alcohol user||Details|
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