The 2018 UDS Quality Measures program consists of 14 guidelines that can be used to complete the UDS reporting requirements. Program dates are available for each quarter of 2018, including a Year-End Reporting date that has an effective End Date of 12/31/2018.

Population Filters

Also available for this program are Population Filters that correspond to the UDS Race & Ethnicity subpopulations that can be used to complete tables 3B and 7. Select the Add button to display the available Population Filters.

Additional Population Filters are available if you want to restrict the patient population to only those patients with an encounter since Jan. 1, 2018 or Jan. 1, 2019.

Available Guidelines

The guidelines are based on specifications in the 2018 UDS Manual, attached to this solution.

Cervical Cancer Screening    

Childhood Immunization Status    

Colorectal Cancer Screening    

Controlling High Blood Pressure

Coronary Artery Disease (CAD): Lipid Therapy    

Dental Sealants for Children between 6-9 Years    

Diabetes: Hemoglobin A1c Poor Control    

Early Entry into Prenatal Care    

Ischemic Vascular Disease (IVD): Use of Aspirin or Another Antithrombotic    

Low Birth Weight    

HIV Linkage to Care

Preventive Care & Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up    

Preventive Care & Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-up Plan    

Preventive Care and Screening:  Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention    

Use of Appropriate Medications for Asthma    

Weight Assessment & Counseling for Children & Adolescents