Definition: The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes (type 1 and type 2) who received a foot exam (visual inspection and sensory exam with mono filament and a pulse exam) during the measurement year

References: CMS123


Denominator: Patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes with a visit during the measurement period

Denominator Exclusions: Patients who have had either a bilateral amputation above or below the knee, or both a left and right amputation above or below the knee before or during the measurement period

Numerator: Patients who received visual, pulse and sensory foot examinations during the measurement period


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