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Measure Description:

Percentage of patients 18 years of age and older with congestive heart failure who completed initial and follow-up patient-reported functional status assessments

Initial Patient Population:

Patients 18 years of age and older who had two outpatient encounters during the measurement year and a diagnosis of congestive heart failure

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions:

Exclude patients with severe cognitive impairment that overlaps the measurement period.

Exclude patients whose hospice care overlaps the measurement period.

Numerator Statement:

Patients with patient-reported functional status assessment results (ie, VR-12; VR-36; KCCQ; PROMIS-10 Global Health, PROMIS-29) present in the EHR two weeks before or during the initial FSA encounter and results for the follow-up FSA at least 30 days but no more than 180 days after the initial functional status assessment

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions: