MIPS - Quality Measures - Perioperative Care: Selection of Prophylactic Antibiotic - First OR Second Generation Cephalosporin

Quality Measures
Category QUALITY
Description Percentage of surgical patients aged 18 years and older undergoing procedures with the indications for a first OR second generation cephalosporin prophylactic antibiotic who had an order for a first OR second generation cephalosporin for antimicrobial prophylaxis
eMeasure ID
First Performance Year 2017
Last Performance Year
Metric Type Single Performance Rate
National Quality Strategy Domain PS
Measure Type Process
eMeasure UUID
NQF eMeasure ID
NQF ID 0268
Is High Priority?
Is Inverse?
Overall Algorithm
Primary Steward American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Submission Methods Claims | Registry
Eligibility Options
Performance Options
Is Risk Adjusted?
Vendor ID
Is Registry Measure?
Registry Measure Spec
Web Interface Measure Spec
Claims Measure Spec

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