HIV/AIDS: RNA Control for Patients with HIV

Last updated: May 18, 2016

CMS Measure ID: CMS77v3
Version: 3
NQF Number: None
Measure Description:

Percentage of patients aged 13 years and older with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS, with at least two visits during the measurement year, with at least 90 days between each visit, whose most recent HIV RNA level is <200 copies/mL.

Initial Patient Population:

All patients aged 13 years and older with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS with at least two visits during the measurement year, with at least 90 days between each visit.

Denominator Statement:

Equals initial patient population

Denominator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Numerator Statement:

Patients whose most recent HIV RNA level is <200 copies/mL.

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

None

Measure Steward: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Domain: Effective Clinical Care
Next Version: HIV/AIDS: RNA Control for Patients with HIV
Measure Score: Proportion
Score Type: Outcome
Improvement Notation:

A higher score indicates better quality

Guidance:

None

Specifications

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