|Denominator||Patients ages 5-64 who were seen in 12 months who were identified as having persistent asthma|
Persistent Asthma pts meet one of the following over the past 24 months.
---1 ED visit with primary dx of asthma within 24 months
---1 acute inpatient encounter with primary dx of asthma within 24 months
---4 outpatient encounters with primary dx of asthma and at least two asthma medication dispensing events within 24 months
---at least 4 medication dispensing events within 24 months (PPRNet 2019)
|Numerator||Appropriately prescribed medication in 12 months (PPRnet 2019)|