CMS QRDA Reference and Guides now located on the eCQI Resource Center

October 2, 2017 - 12:21pm

Effective October 1, 2017, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has moved the source of truth of the CMS QRDA Reference and Implementation Guides (IGs) from the eCQM Library Page to the QRDA page of the Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center.  The eCQM Library Page will sunset at the end of the year and will be replaced with a redirect link to the eCQI Resource Center. 

The CMS QRDA Reference and IGs contain technical implementation guidance for Eligible Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Eligible Professionals, Eligible Clinicians, health information technology vendors, and quality staff to electronically submit quality data to CMS.

CMS publishes QRDA guides for use in electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) reporting for the following programs:

For More Information

To find out more about QRDA and eCQMs, visit the eCQI Resource Center