Pregnant women that had HBsAg testing

Last updated: May 18, 2016

CMS Measure ID: CMS158v3
Version: 3
NQF Number: None
Measure Description:

This measure identifies pregnant women who had a HBsAg (hepatitis B) test during their pregnancy.

Initial Patient Population:

All female patients aged 12 and older who had a live birth or delivery during the measurement period.

Denominator Statement:

Equals Initial Patient Population.

Denominator Exclusions:

None

Numerator Statement:

Patients who were tested for Hepatitis B surface antigen (HBsAg) during pregnancy within 280 days prior to delivery.

Numerator Exclusions:

Not Applicable

Denominator Exceptions:

Patients with current or past Hepatitis B infection.

Measure Steward: OptumInsight
National Quality Strategy Domain: Effective Clinical Care
Next Version: Pregnant women that had HBsAg testing
Measure Score: Proportion
Score Type: Process
Improvement Notation:

Higher score indicates better quality

Guidance:

None

Specifications

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