|CMS Measure ID:||CMS56v6|
|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|
Modified on: Mon, 2 Apr, 2018 at 2:24 PM
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