CMS Measure ID:CMS155v6
Version:6
NQF Number:0024
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
Denominator Exceptions:None