2021 MIPS Measure #239: Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents

Measure TypeHigh Priority Measure?Collection Type(s)


Measure Description

Percentage of patients 3-17 years of age who had an outpatient visit with a Primary Care Physician (PCP) or Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) and who had evidence of the following during the measurement period. Three rates are reported.
• Percentage of patients with height, weight, and body mass index (BMI) percentile documentation
• Percentage of patients with counseling for nutrition
• Percentage of patients with counseling for physical activity


CMS-Nutrition-Dietician-2021, CMS-Pediatrics-2021, Quality-2021