Standards

CQL for Clinicians and Quality Professionals: What it Means for You Webinar

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on February 22, 2018 - 1:13pm

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to a webinar titled “Clinical Quality Language (CQL) for Clinicians and Quality Professionals: What it Means for You.” The CQL standard (CQL Release 1, Standard for Trial Use (STU) 2) is a Health Level Seven International standard that aims to unify the expression of logic for electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQM) and clinical decision support.

MACRA Education and Outreach Webinar: Value Sets and Reference Codes

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on February 11, 2018 - 11:18am

Please join us for an informative presentation on Value Sets and Reference Codes presented by Dr. Robert McClure. Dr. McClure is an expert on the development and use of clinical terminologies within clinical systems using international standards and serves as the lead terminology subject matter expert for the National Library of Medicine’s Value Set Authority Center (VSAC) project and is a terminology fellow for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC). We hope you will be able to join us!

HQMF

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on February 5, 2018 - 1:55pm

What is Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF)?

Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) is a standards-based representation of quality measures as electronic documents. It is developed by Health Level Seven International (HL7) an American National Standards Institute (ANSI) accredited standards development organization.

QDM User Group Webinar

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on February 3, 2018 - 6:46am

The QDM User Group responds to requests for additional clarification or content from measure developers and others submitting information to the ONC JIRA tracking system QDM section. The next QDM User Group webinar for participants in the QDM User Group is scheduled for Wednesday, January 17, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. ET.

CQL

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on January 31, 2018 - 2:30pm

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What is Clinical Quality Language (CQL)?

Cooking with CQL: or How to Incorporate CQL into HQMF for eCQMs Webinar

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on January 25, 2018 - 10:55am

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) invites you to a “Cooking with Clinical Quality Language (CQL): or How to Incorporate CQL into Health Quality Measure Format (HQMF) for Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs)” webinar.

The Cooking with CQL series provides an interactive environment for measure developers. The upcoming session will feature open discussion from subject matter experts on the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT), show how to express measures using CQL and review prepared questions.