Bonnie Version 3.0 Released

October 26, 2018 - 10:33pm

Bonnieinfo-icon v3.0 was released on October 16, 2018. Bonnie v3.0 provides support for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Annual Update to electronic clinical quality measuresinfo-icon (eCQMinfo-icon) as well as an Application Programming Interface (API) to provide integration with the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT). For detailed information, please see Bonnie.healthit.gov.

 Bonnie v3.0 Release Notes: 

  • Added Bonnie API support for the MAT/Bonnie integration
    • Accepts packaged measures directly from the MAT
    • Calculates existing synthetic patients on measure update
    • Returns synthetic patient calculation results in Microsoft Excel export
  • Annual Update Standards Support 
    • Clinical Quality Language (CQLinfo-icon) 1.3
    • Quality Data Model (QDMinfo-icon) 5.4
  • Bonnie v2.3 supporting CQL-based measures using CQL 1.2 and QDM 5.3 has been moved to bonnie-prior.healthit.gov.
  • Bonnie v1.6 supporting QDM-logic based measures has been moved to bonnie-qdm.healthit.gov.

Bonnie is a tool for testing electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMsinfo-icon) designed to support streamlined and efficient pre-testing of eCQMs, particularly those used in CMS Quality Reporting Programs.

Last Updated: October 26, 2018