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: None

DENOMINATOR EXCEPTIONS: None 


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

NUMERATOR EXCLUSIONS: Not Applicable