CMS 75 / Quality ID #378
Percentage of children, age 6 months - 20 years of age, who have had tooth decay or cavities during the measurement period.
|Denominator:||Children, age 6 months -20 years of age at the start of the measurement period, with a clinical oral evaluation during the measurement.
|Denominator Exclusions:||If patient was in Hospice during the measurement period:
|Numerator:||Children who had a diagnosis of cavities or decayed teeth overlapping the measurement period.
|Office Visit Documentation:||
Once all steps have been completed, the measure will be added to the Quality Measures Report.
|Inverse Measure:||A lower score indicates better quality.|
|High Priority Measure:||Yes|