CMS Measure ID:

CMS153v7

Version:

7.4.000

NQF Number:

0033

Measure Description:

Percentage of women 16-24 years of age who were identified as sexually active and who had at least one test for chlamydia during the measurement period

Initial Patient Population:

Women 16 to 24 years of age who are sexually active and who had a visit in the measurement period

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

Women who are only eligible for the initial population due to a pregnancy test and who had an x-ray or an order for a specified medication within 7 days of the pregnancy test.

Exclude patients whose hospice care overlaps the measurement period.

Numerator Statement:

Women with at least one chlamydia test during the measurement period

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

None