Percentage of patients 3-17 years of age who had an outpatient visit with a Primary Care Physician (PCP) or Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) and who had evidence of the following during the measurement period. Three rates are reported.
- Percentage of patients with height, weight and body mass index (BMI) percentile documentation
- Percentage of patients with counseling for nutrition
- Percentage of patients with counseling for physical activity
Denominator: Patients 3-17 years of age with at least one outpatient visit with a primary care physician (PCP) or an obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) during the measurement period
- Patient’s age is calculated based on the patient’s Date of Birth, which is entered when you created the patient’s account.
- If Pregnancy is documented in the Problem List, with a Start Date, these patients will be excluded from the denominator.
Numerator 1: Patients who had height, weight and body mass index (BMI) percentile recorded during the measurement period.
- Height and Weight are entered in Vitals. BMI is calculated based on these two fields.
Numerator 2: Patients who had counseling for nutrition during a visit that occurs during the measurement period.
- Counseling for Nutrition is documented on the Care Checklist.
Numerator 3: Patients who had counseling for physical activity during a visit that occurs during the measurement period.
- Counseling for Physical Activity is documented on the Care Checklist.
Office Visit Documentation:
- Create a Note detailing the patient’s office visit. See Create a Note.
- Make sure to include an E&M code under “Procedure Codes” on the Superbill. See Create a Superbill.
- Sign the Note. See Sign Notes. Once the note is signed, the measure will be added to the Quality Report.