Slide 14. Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Quality Measures Program

CMS and AHRQ Partnership Overview

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In 2003, States began collection of data on four core clinical performance measures for the State Child Health Insurance Program (SCHIP):

  • Well child visits in the first 15 months of life.
  • Well-child visits in the third, fourth, and sixth years of life.
  • Use of appropriate medications for children with asthma.
  • Children's access to primary care practitioners.

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Current as of July 2009
Internet Citation: Slide 14. Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Quality Measures Program: CMS and AHRQ Partnership Overview. July 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/chipraarch/chipra072209/mann/mannslide14.html