CMS Measure ID:CMS133v6
Version:6
NQF Number:0565
Measure Description:Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of uncomplicated cataract who had cataract surgery and no significant ocular conditions impacting the visual outcome of surgery and had best-corrected visual acuity of 20/40 or better (distance or near) achieved within 90 days following the cataract surgery
Initial Patient Population:All patients aged 18 years and older who had cataract surgery and did not meet any exclusion criteria
Denominator Statement:Equals Initial Population
Denominator Exclusions:Patients with significant ocular conditions impacting the visual outcome of surgery
Numerator Statement:Patients who had best-corrected visual acuity of 20/40 or better (distance or near) achieved within 90 days following cataract surgery
Numerator Exclusions:Not Applicable
Denominator Exceptions:None