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Preventive Care & Screening: Influenza Immunization

Percentage of patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 who received an influenza immunization OR who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization

 

Denominator:    All patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31

  • Patient’s age is calculated based on the patient’s Date of Birth, which is entered when you created the patient’s account.

 

Numerator:  Patients who received an influenza immunization or who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization.

  • The Influenza vaccine is documented in Immunizations.  See Immunizations.
  • Vaccine may be entered as Administer New or Add Historical.  See Add a New Vaccine or Add a Historical Vaccine.
  • Make sure to enter an Order or Recorded Date for each immunization.
  • If a vaccine was not administered, document the vaccine and the reason under the Not Administered

 

Numerator Exclusions:

  • If Allergy to Eggs, Allergy to Influenza Vaccine or Intolerance to Influenza are documented in Allergies, each with a Start Date, these patients will be excluded from the numerator.
  • If there was a Medical, Patient or System Reason for not providing a topical preparation, please indicate on the Exclusion Section.  See How to document an exclusion.

 

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.
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