Definition: Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older with congestive  heart failure who completed initial and follow-up patient-reported functional status assessments

References: CMS 090


Denominator: Patients 65 years of age and older who had two outpatient encounters during the measurement year and a diagnosis of congestive heart failure

Denominator Exclusions: Patients with severe cognitive impairment or patients with a diagnosis of cancer

Numerator: Patients with patient reported functional status assessment results (eg, VR-12; VR-36; MLHF-Q; KCCQ; PROMIS-10 Global Health, PROMIS-29) present in the EHR within two weeks before or during the initial encounter and the follow-up encounter during the measurement year

     

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