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CMS 127 - Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults

Updated: 10/27/2020
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Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who have ever received a pneumococcal vaccine.

Denominator: Patients 65 years of age and older with a visit during the measurement period.
  • Patient’s age is calculated based on the patient’s Date of Birth, which was entered when you created the patient’s account.
  • Create a note detailing the patient’s office visit.
Denominator Exclusions: If patient was in Hospice during the measurement period:
Numerator: Patients who have ever received a pneumococcal vaccination.
Office Visit Documentation:

Once all steps have been completed, the measure will be added to the Quality Report.

Measure type: Process
High Priority Measure: No
Telehealth Eligible: Yes