DESCRIPTION: 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 


IMPROVEMENT NOTATION: Higher score indicates better quality 


INITIAL POPULATION: All patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit during the measurement period 


DENOMINATOR: Equals Initial Population and seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 

DENOMINATOR EXCLUSIONS: None 

DENOMINATOR EXCEPTIONS:

• Documentation of medical reason(s) for not receiving influenza immunization (eg, patient allergy, other medical reasons) 

• Documentation of patient reason(s) for not receiving influenza immunization (eg, patient declined, other patient reasons) 

• Documentation of system reason(s) for not receiving influenza immunization (eg, vaccine not available, other system reasons) 


NUMERATOR: Patients who received an influenza immunization OR who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization 

NUMERATOR EXCLUSIONS: Not Applicable