Appendix 6. Additional Measures Suggested Through Public Comment

Identifying Health Care Quality Measures for Medicaid-Eligible Adults

# NQF IDa Measure Owner Measure Name
52 0486 CMS Adoption/Use of Medication Electronic Prescribing Measure
53 NA NCQA Adult BMI Assessment
54 0568 IMS Health Appropriate Follow Up for Patients With HIV/AIDS
55 0429 CREcare Change in Basic Mobility as Measured by the AM-PAC
56 0430 CREcare Change in Daily Activity Function as Measured by the AM-PAC
57 0033 NCQA Chlamydia Screening in Women
58 0102 AMA Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Inhaled Bronchodilator Therapy
59 0091 AMA Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD): Spirometry Evaluation
60 0055 NCQA Comprehensive Diabetes Care: Eye Exam (Retinal) Performed
61 0449 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Attention
62 0448 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Memory
63 0447 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Motor Speech
64 0446 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Reading
65 0445 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Spoken Language Comprehension
66 0444 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Spoken Language Expression
67 0443 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Swallowing
68 0442 ASHA Functional Communication Measure—Writing
69 NA NCQA Glaucoma Screening in Older Adults
70 0641 TJC HBIPS-3 Hours of Seclusion Use
71 0552 TJC HBIPS-4 Patients Discharged on Multiple Antipsychotic Medications
72 0560 TJC HBIPS-5 Patients Discharged on Multiple Antipsychotic Medications with Appropriate Justification
73 0557 TJC HBIPS-6 Post Discharge Continuing Care Plan Created
74 0558 TJC HBIPS-7 Post Discharge Continuing Care Plan Transmitted to Next Level of Care Provider upon Discharge
75 0488 CMS Health Information Technology (HIT): Adoption/Use of Electronic Health Records (EHR)
76 0716 CMQCC Healthy Term Newborn
77 0397 AMA Hepatitis C: Antiviral Treatment Prescribed
78 0393 AMA Hepatitis C: Testing for Chronic Hepatitis C—Confirmation of Hepatitis C Viremia
79 0573 IMS Health HIV/AIDS Screening: Members at High Risk of HIV/AIDS
80 0406 AMA, NCQA HIV/AIDS: Adolescent and Adult Patients With HIV/AIDS Who Are Prescribed Potent Antiretroviral Therapy
81 0411 NCQA HIV/AIDS: Hepatitis B Screening
82 0408 NCQA HIV/AIDS: Tuberculosis (TB) Screening
83 0554 NCQA Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge
84 0549 NCQA Pharmacotherapy of COPD Exacerbation
85 0646 AMA Reconciled Medication List Received by Discharged Patients (Inpatient Discharges to Home/Self Care or Any Other Site of Care)
86 0119 STS Risk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for CABG
87 0121 STS Risk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for Mitral Valve (MV) Replacement
88 0122 STS Risk-Adjusted Operative Mortality for MVR + CABG Surgery
89 0402 Asian Liver Center at Stanford University Screening Foreign-born Adults for Chronic Hepatitis B
90 0333 Leapfrog Group Severity-Standardized ALOS—Deliveries
91 0436 TJC STK-3 Anticoagulation Therapy for Atrial Fibrillation/Flutter
92 0241 AMA, NCQA Stroke and Stroke Rehabilitation: Anticoagulant Therapy Prescribed for Atrial Fibrillation at Discharge
93 0491 CMS Tracking of Clinical Results Between Visits
94 0577 NCQA Use 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.

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Appendix 6. Additional Measures Suggested Through Public Comment: Identifying Health Care Quality Measures for Medicaid-Eligible Adults. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/news/events/nac/reports/nacqm11/appendix6.html