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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

Aug 13 2018

PSVA Tool Now Available to Validate the QRDA Category I File Format for the Voluntary Hybrid HWR Measure

The Pre-Submission Validation Application (PSVA) tool has been updated and is now accepting submissions of Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category I files for the voluntary Hybrid Hospital-Wide Readmission (HWR) measure to the Hospital Inpatient Quality Reporting (...

Aug 01 2018

CMS Announces Updates to eCQM Value Sets for 2019 Reporting and Performance Periods

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) will publish updates to the electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) value sets to align with the most recent releases to terminologies, including, but not limited to, International Classification...

Jul 30 2018

Now Available: Cypress v4.0

Cypress v4.0 is now available to support 2015 Edition certification for electronic clinical quality measures (eCQM). Cypress v4.0 supports testing the Eligible Hospital / Critical Access Hospital eCQMs and Eligible Professional / Eligible Clinicians eCQMs updated for calendar year 2019 reporting...

Jul 27 2018

Now Available: Updated 2018 CMS QRDA III Implementation Guide for Eligible Clinicians and Eligible Professionals

Updates to the 2018 CMS QRDA III Implementation Guide

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published an updated 2018 CMS Quality Reporting Document...

Jul 24 2018

Updated PSVA Tool for the 2018 CMS QRDA Category I Schematrons Now Available

The latest Pre-Submission Validation Application (PSVA) tool, updated with the 2018 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Reporting Document Architecture (QRDA) Category I Schematrons and standards, is now available. The PSVA tool assists hospitals and their vendors...

Jul 22 2018

Monthly CMS Health IT Vendor Workgroup Calls Have Resumed

Led by CMS program experts, the Health IT Vendor Workgroup has resumed its monthly webinars and Q&A sessions.  

The Workgroup...

Jul 17 2018

2018 Person-Centered CDS Learning Network Annual Meeting Draft Agenda Posted

The preliminary agenda for the 2018 Person-Centered Clinical Decision Support Learning Network Annual Meeting October 15, 2018 is now available.  The day promises to be filled with information for all stakeholders including presentations from our...

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