Measure ID: 3.4 PPRNET14

Measure_Type: Process

Measure Title: Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD): Hemoglobin Monitoring

Eligible Patients: Adults with Stage 3B-5 CKD (eGFR<45)

Criteria that Meets Measure: Hemoglobin lab result recorded in past 12 months


CKD Definitions: 
Patients meet criteria for CKD if most recent eGFR is <60 and an eGFR more than 90 days before most recent eGFR is also <60 OR a patient has Stage A2 or Stage 3 Albuminuria.
Stage A1 Albuminuria: Last urine alb to cr ratio <30 mg/g or urine prot to cr ratio <150 mg/g
Stage A2 Albuminuria: Last urine alb to cr ratio 30-300 mg/g or urine prot to cr ratio 150-500 mg/g 
Stage A3 Albuminuria: Last urine alb to cr ratio >300 mg/g or urine prot to cr ratio >500 mg/g