Table 4: Reporting Audit Results

Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Toolkit for Medication Reconciliation

IssueCompliance Defined asCompliance Current as of [insert date]Action Plan
Medication Reconciliation on AdmissionNumerator: # of patients with a home medication list documented and reconciled at admission
Denominator: # of patients admitted
GOAL: >90% ACTUAL: [insert current compliance]Insert plans to close the gap between the actual compliance percentage and the goal.
Medication Reconciliation on TransferNumerator: # of patients with medications reconciled upon transfer
Denominator: # of patients transferred
GOAL: >90% ACTUAL: [insert current compliance]Insert plans to close the gap between the actual compliance percentage and the goal.
Medication List at DischargeNumerator: # of patients provided an updated home medication list at discharge
Denominator: # of patients discharged
GOAL: >90% ACTUAL: [insert current compliance]Insert plans to close the gap between the actual compliance percentage and the goal.

Page last reviewed August 2012
Internet Citation: Table 4: Reporting Audit Results: Medications at Transitions and Clinical Handoffs (MATCH) Toolkit for Medication Reconciliation. August 2012. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/match/matchtab4.html