CMS Measure ID:

CMS149v7

Version:

7.3.000

NQF Number:

2872

Measure Description:

Percentage of patients, regardless of age, with a diagnosis of dementia for whom an assessment of cognition is performed and the results reviewed at least once within a 12-month period

Initial Patient Population:

All patients, regardless of age, with a diagnosis of dementia

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

None

Numerator Statement:

Patients for whom an assessment of cognition is performed and the results reviewed at least once within a 12-month period

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

Documentation of patient reason(s) for not assessing cognition