CMS 68 / Quality ID #130
Percentage of visits for patients aged 18 years and older for which the eligible professional or eligible clinician attests to documenting a list of current medications using all immediate resources available on the date of the encounter.
|Denominator:||All visits occurring during the 12-month measurement period for patients aged 18 years and older at the start of the measurement period.
|Numerator:||Eligible professional or eligible clinician attests to documenting, updating or reviewing a patient’s current medications using all immediate resources available on the date of the encounter.
|Denominator Exceptions:||Medical reason: Patient is in an urgent or emergent medical situation where time is of the essence and to delay treatment would jeopardize the patient’s health status.
|Office Visit Documentation:||
Once all steps have been completed, the measure will be added to the Quality Measures Report.
|Guidance:||The measure is to be reported for every encounter during the measurement period. This measure should also be reported if the eligible clinician documented the patient is not currently taking any medications.|
|High Priority Measure:||Yes|