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New Updates on the eCQI Resource Center: eCQM Menus, Pages, and Definition

May 04, 2023

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated the Electronic Clinical Quality Improvement (eCQI) Resource Center.

Electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) Menu and Page Updates:

  • New eCQM menu navigation and filters for Eligible Clinician (EC), Eligible Hospital (EH)/Critical Access Hospital (CAH), and Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) eCQM pages for reporting/performance period.
  • New filters for hybrid and pre-rulemaking measures.

eCQM Definition Update:

CMS has updated the eCQM definition in the eCQI Resource Center glossary: An electronic clinical quality measure (eCQM) is a measure specified in a standard electronic format that uses data electronically extracted from electronic health records (EHR) and/or health information technology (IT) systems to measure the quality of health care provided.

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Last Updated: May 24, 2023