Last updated: May 17, 2016
|CMS Measure ID:||CMS74v5|
Percentage of children, age 0-20 years, who received a fluoride varnish application during the measurement period.
|Initial Patient Population:||
Children, age 0-20 years, with a visit during the measurement period.
Equals Initial Population
Children who receive a fluoride varnish application
|Measure Steward:||Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services|
|National Quality Strategy Domain:||Effective Clinical Care|
|Next Version:||Primary Caries Prevention Intervention as Offered by Primary Care Providers, including Dentists|
|Previous Version:||Primary Caries Prevention Intervention as Offered by Primary Care Providers, including Dentists|
A higher score indicates better quality
- Copyright updated.
- Disclaimer updated.
- eMeasure version number incremented.
- Replaced 'ORs' with 'Union of' operator.
- Replaced 'Patient Characteristic Birthdate' with 'Age at' operator.
- Revised stratum age ranges to align with measure intent.