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Bone density evaluation for patients with prostate cancer and receiving androgen deprivation therapy

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Measure Information 2022 Performance Period 2023 Performance Period 2024 Performance Period
Title Bone density evaluation for patients with prostate cancer and receiving androgen deprivation therapy Bone density evaluation for patients with prostate cancer and receiving androgen deprivation therapy Bone density evaluation for patients with prostate cancer and receiving androgen deprivation therapy
CMS eCQM ID CMS645v5 CMS645v6 CMS645v7
NQF Number Not Applicable Not Applicable Not Applicable
Description

Patients determined as having prostate cancer who are currently starting or undergoing androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), for an anticipated period of 12 months or greater and who receive an initial bone density evaluation. The bone density evaluation must be prior to the start of ADT or within 3 months of the start of ADT.

Patients determined as having prostate cancer who are currently starting or undergoing androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), for an anticipated period of 12 months or greater and who receive an initial bone density evaluation. The bone density evaluation must be prior to the start of ADT or within 3 months of the start of ADT.

Percentage of patients determined as having prostate cancer who are currently starting or undergoing androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), for an anticipated period of 12 months or greater and who receive an initial bone density evaluation. The bone density evaluation must be prior to the start of ADT or within 3 months of the start of ADT.

Initial Population

Male patients with a qualifying encounter in the measurement period AND with a diagnosis of prostate cancer AND with an order for ADT or an active medication of ADT with an intent for treatment greater than or equal to 12 months during the measurement period

Male patients with a qualifying encounter in the measurement period AND with a diagnosis of prostate cancer AND with an order for ADT or an active medication of ADT with an intent for treatment greater than or equal to 12 months during the measurement period

Male patients with a qualifying encounter in the measurement period AND with a diagnosis of prostate cancer AND with an order for ADT or an active medication of ADT with an intent for treatment greater than or equal to 12 months during the measurement period

Denominator

Equals Initial Population

Equals Initial Population

Equals Initial Population

Denominator Exclusions None None None
Numerator

Patients with a bone density evaluation within the two years prior to the start of or less than three months after the start of ADT treatment

Patients with a bone density evaluation within the two years prior to the start of or less than three months after the start of ADT treatment

Patients with a bone density evaluation within the two years prior to the start of or less than three months after the start of ADT treatment

Numerator Exclusions

Not Applicable

Not Applicable

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions

Patient refused recommendation for a bone density evaluation after the start of ADT therapy

Patient refused the bone density evaluation at the time ordered or did not have it performed within 3 months after the start of ADT

Patient refused the bone density evaluation at the time ordered or did not have it performed within 3 months after the start of ADT

Measure Steward Oregon Urology Oregon Urology Oregon Urology
Measure Scoring Proportion measure Proportion measure Proportion measure
Measure Type Process measure Process measure Process measure
Improvement Notation

A higher score indicates better quality

A higher score indicates better quality

A higher score indicates better quality

Guidance

In order to capture the practitioner's intent of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for a period of 12 months or greater, SNOMEDCT 456381000124102 which is Injection of leuprolide acetate for twelve month period (regime/therapy) is the correct code.

This eCQM is a patient-based measure.

This version of the eCQM uses QDM version 5.5. Please refer to the eCQI resource center for more information on the QDM.

In order to capture the practitioner's intent of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for a period of 12 months or greater, SNOMEDCT 456381000124102 which is Injection of leuprolide acetate for twelve month period (regime/therapy) is the correct code.

This eCQM is a patient-based measure.

This version of the eCQM uses QDM version 5.6. Please refer to the QDM page for more information on the QDM.

In order to capture the practitioner's intent of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for a period of 12 months or greater, SNOMEDCT 456381000124102 which is Injection of leuprolide acetate for twelve month period (regime/therapy) is the correct code.

This eCQM is a patient-based measure.

This version of the eCQM uses QDM version 5.6. Please refer to the QDM page for more information on the QDM.

MIPS Quality ID 462 462 462
Telehealth Eligible Yes Yes Yes
Next Version No Version Available
Previous Version No Version Available

Header

  • Updated language in the description to use 'percentage of patients' for consistency with measure intent.

    Measure Section: Description

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

  • Updated copyright.

    Measure Section: Copyright

    Source of Change: Annual Update

  • Updated grammar, wording, and/or formatting to improve readability and consistency.

    Measure Section: Rationale

    Source of Change: Annual Update

  • Updated references.

    Measure Section: Reference

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

Logic

  • Updated timing of ADT order or active start date to anchor all data to the measurement period or the prior year.

    Measure Section: Initial Population

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

  • Updated the timing precision in definitions by adding 'on or' and 'day of' to align with the measure intent.

    Measure Section: Definitions

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

  • Updated timing of ADT order or active start date to anchor all data to the measurement period or the prior year.

    Measure Section: Definitions

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

Value Set

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  • Value set Patient Declined (2.16.840.1.113883.3.526.3.1582): Added 1 SNOMED CT code (895451009) based on terminology update. Deleted 3 SNOMED CT codes (183944003, 413310006, 413312003) based on terminology update.

    Measure Section: Terminology

    Source of Change: Annual Update

  • Value set Payer (2.16.840.1.114222.4.11.3591): Added 5 SOP codes (1111, 1112, 142, 344, 141) based on review by technical experts, SMEs, and/or public feedback.

    Measure Section: Terminology

    Source of Change: Measure Lead

Last Updated: Jan 22, 2024