DESCRIPTION: 

Percentage of patients 18 - 75 years of age with diabetes who had hemoglobin A1c > 9.0% during the measurement period


IMPROVEMENT NOTATION:

Lower score indicates better quality


INITIAL POPULATION: 

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


DENOMINATOR:

Equals Initial Population

DENOMINATOR EXCLUSIONS:

Not Available

DENOMINATOR EXCEPTIONS:

Not Available


NUMERATOR:

Patients whose most recent HbA1c level (performed during the measurement period) is > 9.0%

NUMERATOR EXCLUSIONS: 

Not Applicable