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eCQMs

The who, what, when, where, and why of electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)

Education

A selection of educational materials and resources to broaden your eCQI knowledge

Eligible and Critical Access Hospital eCQMs

eCQMs and supporting materials for use by Eligible and Critical Access Hospitals

Eligible Professional and Clinician eCQMs

eCQMs and supporting materials for use by Eligible Professionals and Clinicians

Latest News

Feb 15 2018

Summary Report Available for Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Development and Maintenance for Eligible Professionals (EP eCQM) Changes in Patient-Reported Outcomes (PROs) Following Non-Emergent Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI)

eCQM Development and Maintenance for Eligible Professionals 

The Call for Public Comment period closed on November 29, 2017.

Project Overview:CMS has contracted with Mathematica Policy Research and its partners, including the Lewin Group...

Feb 15 2018

Now Available: TEP Membership List and TEP Summary for the Hospital Harm Performance Measure

Hospital Harm Performance Measure
  • The Call for TEP nomination period closed on January 16, 2017.
  • The TEP met on April 13, 2017 from 3:00-4:30 pm EST and December 7, 2017 from 4:00-5:30 pm EST.
Documents: The TEP Membership...

Feb 13 2018

Additional Advancing Care Information Identifier for 2017 CMS QRDA III Implementation Guide Eligible Clinicians

Advancing Care Information Improvement Activities Bonus for 2017 CMS QRDA III 

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has identified an additional advancing care information identifier for use with the...

Feb 13 2018

Visit the CQM Issue Tracker to Review eCQM Draft Measure Packages for 2019 Reporting

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites vendors and stakeholders to review and provide feedback on draft electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM)packages that include logic and header changes for eCQMs under consideration for CMS quality reporting and payment programs....

Feb 13 2018

Call for Public Comment on Hospital Harm eCQMs

The call for public comment period opens on January 18, 2018 and closes on March 2, 2018.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Yale New Haven Health Services Corporation –...

Feb 05 2018

NLM Released VSAC Update Version 2.16.3

C-CDA R2.1 updated Value Sets Available

The National Library of Medicine is pleased to announce the Value Set Authority Center (VSAC) publication and downloadable files of the 2018-02-01 release of the HL7 Consolidated Clinical...

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Upcoming Events

  • Feb
    27
    1:00pm EST

    In order to help ensure that these calls are meeting your needs, you are invited to submit your questions to the Cypress Talk List on the Friday prior to each planned call.

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  • Feb
    28
    1:00pm EST

    Please join us for an informative presentation on Value Sets and Reference Codes presented by Dr. Robert McClure. Dr. McClure is an expert on the development and use of clinical terminologies within clinical systems using international standards and serves as the lead terminology subject matter...

  • Feb
    28
    1:00pm EST

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to a webinar titled “Clinical Quality Language (CQL) for Clinicians and Quality Professionals: What it Means for You.” The CQL standard...

  • Mar
    13
    1:00pm EDT

    In order to help ensure that these calls are meeting your needs, you are invited to submit your questions to the Cypress Talk List on the Friday prior to each planned call.

    View a schedule of all upcoming Cypress Tech Talks at: https://www....

  • Mar
    21
    2:30pm EDT

    The QDM User Group responds to requests for additional clarification or content from measure developers and others submitting information to the ONC JIRA tracking system QDM section. The next QDM User Group webinar for participants in the QDM User Group is scheduled for Wednesday, March 21, 2018...