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Req-965: Additional quality measures
Release Package: 2013 Format


Release Package:

2013 Format

Requirement ID:

Req-965

Title:

Additional quality measures

Description:

The system SHOULD be able to capture, retrieve, export, and display codified data for user-defined or other endorsed quality measures, such as National Quality Forum (NQF), Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS, formerly known as the Physician Quality Reporting Initiative), National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI), National Initiative for Children's Healthcare Quality (NICHQ), or state-endorsed. This includes "numerator" elements (e.g., the number of times that a particular service was delivered) and "denominator" elements (e.g., the size of the population that should receive the service of interest) within a user-specified time frame.

Related Requirements:

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Topic Area(s):

Provenance:

SME

Achievability:

Moderate

Requirement Type:

Normative Statements

Shall/Should/May:

SHOULD

Critical/Core:

No

Status:

Released

Links:

NQF eMeasures: National Quality Forum Electronic Quality Measures (eMeasures)
http://www.qualityforum.org/Projects/e-g/eMeasures/Electronic_Quality_Measures.aspx

CMS PQRS Measure Codes: Physician Quality Reporting System Measure Codes (CMS)
http://www.cms.gov/PQRS/15_MeasuresCodes.asp#TopOfPage

NACHRI PQMS: Pediatric Quality Measurement System (PQMS) from the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions
http://www.childrenshospitals.net/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Pediatric_Quality_Measurement&Template=/TaggedPage/TaggedPageDisplay.cfm&TPLID=210&ContentID=45782

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Last Updated 04/13/2016
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