CMS Measure ID:CMS143v6
Version:6
NQF Number:0086
Measure Description:Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) who have an optic nerve head evaluation during one or more office visits within 12 months
Initial Patient Population:All patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of primary open-angle glaucoma
Denominator Statement:Equals Initial Population
Denominator Exclusions:None
Numerator Statement:Patients who have an optic nerve head evaluation during one or more office visits within 12 months
Numerator Exclusions:Not Applicable
Denominator Exceptions:Documentation of medical reason(s) for not performing an optic nerve head evaluation