|CMS Measure ID:||CMS139v6|
|Measure Description:||Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were screened for future fall risk during the measurement period|
|Initial Patient Population:||Patients aged 65 years and older with a visit during the measurement period|
|Denominator Statement:||Equals Initial Population|
|Denominator Exclusions:||Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year.|
Exclude patients who were assessed to be non-ambulatory during the measurement period.
|Numerator Statement:||Patients who were screened for future fall risk at least once within the measurement period|
|Numerator Exclusions:||Not Applicable|
|Measure Steward:||National Committee for Quality Assurance|
|Previous Version:||Falls: Screening for Future Fall Risk|
|Improvement Notation:||A higher score indicates better quality|
Modified on: Mon, 2 Apr, 2018 at 2:20 PM
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