CMS Measure ID:

CMS161v7

Version:

7.2000

NQF Number:

0104

Measure Description:

Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of major depressive disorder (MDD) with a suicide risk assessment completed during the visit in which a new diagnosis or recurrent episode was identified

Initial Patient Population:

All patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of major depressive disorder (MDD)

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

None

Numerator Statement:

Patients with a suicide risk assessment completed during the visit in which a new diagnosis or recurrent episode was identified

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

None