Selecting Quality and Resource Use Measures: A Decision Guide for Community Quality Collaboratives
Figures 1 and 2
Figure 1: Overview of CMS quality measures development process
Source: CMS Measures Management System Blueprint, version 7.0. The Blueprint is publicly available on the Quality Measures Management Information section of the CMS Web site.
Figure 2: NCQA Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures lifecycle
Source: NCQA, 2009.