|CMS Measure ID:||CMS155v6|
|Measure Description:||Percentage of patients 3-17 years of age who had an outpatient visit with a Primary Care Physician (PCP) or Obstetrician/Gynecologist (OB/GYN) and who had evidence of the following during the measurement period. Three rates are reported.|
- Percentage of patients with height, weight, and body mass index (BMI) percentile documentation
- Percentage of patients with counseling for nutrition
- Percentage of patients with counseling for physical activity
|Initial Patient Population:||Patients 3-17 years of age with at least one outpatient visit with a primary care physician (PCP) or an obstetrician/gynecologist (OB/GYN) during the measurement period|
|Denominator Statement:||Equals Initial Population|
|Denominator Exclusions:||Patients who have a diagnosis of pregnancy during the measurement period.|
Exclude patients who were in hospice care during the measurement year.
|Numerator Statement:||Numerator 1: Patients who had a height, weight and body mass index (BMI) percentile recorded during the measurement period|
Numerator 2: Patients who had counseling for nutrition during a visit that occurs during the measurement period
Numerator 3: Patients who had counseling for physical activity during a visit that occurs during the measurement period
|Numerator Exclusions:||Not Applicable|
Modified on: Wed, 4 Apr, 2018 at 7:02 AM
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