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Appendix 6. Additional Measures Suggested Through Public Comment

Identifying Health Care Quality Measures for Medicaid-Eligible Adults

#NQF IDaMeasure OwnerMeasure Name
520486CMSAdoption/Use of Medication Electronic Prescribing Measure
53NANCQAAdult BMI Assessment
540568IMS HealthAppropriate Follow Up for Patients With HIV/AIDS
550429CREcareChange in Basic Mobility as Measured by the AM-PAC
560430CREcareChange in Daily Activity Function as Measured by the AM-PAC
570033NCQAChlamydia Screening in Women
580102AMAChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Inhaled Bronchodilator Therapy
590091AMAChronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Spirometry Evaluation
600055NCQAComprehensive Diabetes Care: Eye Exam (Retinal) Performed
610449ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Attention
620448ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Memory
630447ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Motor Speech
640446ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Reading
650445ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Spoken Language Comprehension
660444ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Spoken Language Expression
670443ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Swallowing
680442ASHAFunctional Communication Measure—Writing
69NANCQAGlaucoma Screening in Older Adults
700641TJCHBIPS-3 Hours of Seclusion Use
710552TJCHBIPS-4 Patients Discharged on Multiple Antipsychotic Medications
720560TJCHBIPS-5 Patients Discharged on Multiple Antipsychotic Medications with Appropriate Justification
730557TJCHBIPS-6 Post Discharge Continuing Care Plan Created
740558TJCHBIPS-7 Post Discharge Continuing Care Plan Transmitted to Next Level of Care Provider upon Discharge
750488CMSHealth Information Technology (HIT): Adoption/Use of Electronic Health Records (EHR)
760716CMQCCHealthy Term Newborn
770397AMAHepatitis C: Antiviral Treatment Prescribed
780393AMAHepatitis C: Testing for Chronic Hepatitis C—Confirmation of Hepatitis C Viremia
790573IMS HealthHIV/AIDS Screening: Members at High Risk of HIV/AIDS
800406AMA, NCQAHIV/AIDS: Adolescent and Adult Patients With HIV/AIDS Who Are Prescribed Potent Antiretroviral Therapy
810411NCQAHIV/AIDS: Hepatitis B Screening
820408NCQAHIV/AIDS: Tuberculosis (TB) Screening
830554NCQAMedication Reconciliation Post-Discharge
840549NCQAPharmacotherapy of COPD Exacerbation
850646AMAReconciled Medication List Received by Discharged Patients (Inpatient Discharges to Home/Self Care or Any Other Site of Care)
860119STSRisk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for CABG
870121STSRisk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for Mitral Valve (MV) Replacement
880122STSRisk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for MVR + CABG Surgery
890402Asian Liver Center at Stanford UniversityScreening Foreign-born Adults for Chronic Hepatitis B
900333Leapfrog GroupSeverity-Standardized ALOS—Deliveries
910436TJCSTK-3 Anticoagulation Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation/Flutter
920241AMA, NCQAStroke and Stroke Rehabilitation: Anticoagulant Therapy Prescribed for Atrial Fibrillation at Discharge
930491CMSTracking of Clinical Results Between Visits
940577NCQAUse of Spirometry Testing in the Assessment and Diagnosis of COPD

a. NQF ID: National Quality Forum identification numbers are used for measures that are NQF-endorsed; otherwise, NA is used.

Current as of December 2010
Internet Citation: Appendix 6. Additional Measures Suggested Through Public Comment: Identifying Health Care Quality Measures for Medicaid-Eligible Adults. December 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/reports/nacqm11/appendix6.html