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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 Hospital and Critical Access Hospital eCQMs

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

Eligible Professional and Clinician eCQMs

eCQMs and supporting materials for use by Eligible Professionals and Clinicians

Latest News

Apr 20 2018

Now Accepting Public Comments on the Technical CQL-based Measure Specifications for the Quality Payment Program

Visit the JIRA Website to Submit Official Comments by May 9, 2018

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) clinical quality language (CQL)-based measure specifications for eCQMs under development for possible future consideration are now available for public...

Apr 06 2018

Now Available for Public Comment – Draft 2019 CMS QRDA I Schematron for Hospital Quality Reporting

Visit the JIRA Website to Submit Official Comments by April 20, 2018

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published the draft 2019 CMS Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category I Schematron for Hospital Quality Reporting (HQR) for public comment. Please...

Apr 03 2018

Public Comment Summary Available for Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Development and Maintenance for Eligible Professionals (EP eCQM) – Potential Opioid Overuse

  • The Call for Public Comment ran from January 10, 2018 to February 9, 2018.
  • The public comment summary was submitted to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) on February 26, 2018.

Project Overview:

CMS has contracted with Mathematica Policy Research...

Mar 26 2018

CMS clarifies eCQM requirements for eligible professionals (EPs) under the Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program for 2018 reporting.

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is writing to clarify the electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) requirements for eligible professionals (EPs) under the Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program for 2018 reporting....

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Upcoming Events

  • Apr
    26
    1:00pm EDT

    CMS is committed to improving quality, safety, accessibility, and affordability of healthcare for all. We are offering an Introduction to CMS Quality Measures webinar series available to the public. On April 26th, from 1:00-2:00 pm ET, CMS will host the first of a two-part series that covers an...

  • Apr
    26
    4:00pm EDT

    The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to a “Cooking with Clinical Quality Language (CQL): or How to Incorporate CQL into Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)” webinar.

    The Cooking with CQL series provides an...

  • May
    02
    12:00pm EDT

    In the first webinar of the Pioneers in Quality™ series for 2018, “2018 Pioneers in Quality: Learnings from 2016 eCQM Results, Exceptions and Exclusions,” The Joint Commission will share insights regarding the 2016 electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) data received and analyzed. Join us...

  • May
    02
    4:00pm EDT

    CMS is committed to improving quality, safety, accessibility, and affordability of healthcare for all. We are offering an Introduction to CMS Quality Measures webinar series available to the public. On April 26th, from 1:00-2:00 pm ET, CMS will host the first of a two-part series that...

  • May
    08
    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.healthit.gov...