2021 MIPS Measure #305: Initiation and Engagement of Alcohol and Other Drug Dependence Treatment

Measure TypeHigh Priority Measure?Collection Type(s)


Measure Description

Percentage of patients 13 years of age and older with a new episode of alcohol and other drug (AOD) dependence who received the following. Two rates are reported.
a. Percentage of patients who initiated treatment within 14 days of the diagnosis
b. Percentage of patients who initiated treatment and who had two or more additional services with an AOD diagnosis within 30 days of the initiation visit


CMS-Family-Medicine-2021, CMS-Internal-Medicine-2021, CMS-Pediatrics-2021, Internal Medicine, Quality-2021