MIPS - Quality Measures - Appropriate Emergency Department Utilization of CT for Pulmonary Embolism

Quality Measures
Category QUALITY
Description Percentage of emergency department visits during which patients aged 18 years and older had a CT pulmonary angiogram (CTPA) ordered by an emergency care provider, regardless of discharge disposition, with either moderate or high pre-test clinical probability for pulmonary embolism OR positive result or elevated D-dimer level
eMeasure ID
First Performance Year 2017
Last Performance Year
Metric Type Single Performance Rate
National Quality Strategy Domain Efficiency and Cost Reduction
Measure Type Process
eMeasure UUID
NQF eMeasure ID
Is High Priority?
Is Inverse?
Overall Algorithm
Primary Steward American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) Clinical Emergency Data Registry (CEDR)
Submission Methods
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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