CMS Measure ID:CMS56v6
Version:6
NQF Number:None
Measure Description:Percentage of patients 18 years of age and older who received an elective primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) and completed a functional status assessment within 90 days prior to the surgery and in the 270-365 days after the surgery
Initial Patient Population:Patients 18 years of age and older who had a primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) in the year prior to the measurement period and who had an outpatient encounter during the measurement period
Denominator Statement:Equals Initial Population
Denominator Exclusions:Patients with multiple fractures indicating trauma at the time of the total hip arthroplasty or patients with severe cognitive impairment.
Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year.
Numerator Statement:Patients with patient-reported functional status assessment (i.e., VR-12, PROMIS-10-Global Health, HOOS) in the 90 days prior to or on the day of primary THA procedure, and 270 - 365 days after THA procedure
Numerator Exclusions:Not Applicable
Denominator Exceptions:None