CMS Measure ID:

CMS139v7

Version:

7.2.000

NQF Number:

0101

Measure Description:

Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who were screened for future fall risk during the measurement period

Initial Patient Population:

Patients aged 65 years and older with a visit during the measurement period

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

Exclude patients whose hospice care overlaps the measurement period.

Exclude patients who were non-ambulatory at some point in the measurement period.

Numerator Statement:

Patients who were screened for future fall risk at least once within the measurement period

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

None