Now Available: 2017 Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Annual Update Pre-Publication Document

March 8, 2017 - 3:34pm

Review Important Updates to eCQM Standards, Terminology, and Measures for Quality Reporting in 2018

The 2017 electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) Annual Update Pre-Publication Document describes important standards, terminology, and measure changes in the 2017 eCQM Annual Update, slated for late spring 2017. The changes correspond to the 2018 reporting periods for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services’ (CMS) quality reporting programs.

This transparent pre-release of expected changes and requirements will help health information technology developers, eligible professionals, eligible clinicians, and eligible hospitals prepare for the 2018 reporting periods.

For More Information

Please visit the electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center, and sign up for CMS and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) listservs to receive live updates and announcements on the eCQM Annual Update publication and related materials.