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Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on July 2, 2018 - 9:28pm

eCQI Resource Center Live Demonstrations - May 10 2018

A live demonstration of the newly updated eCQI Resource Center website was presented on May 10, 2018. Also learn about tools and resources related to the electronic Clinical Quality Measure (eCQM) annual update for the 2019 reporting and performance period.

Now Available: Quality Data Model (QDM) v5.4

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on July 2, 2018 - 10:10am

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has published the Quality Data Model (QDM) standard, version 5.4. The standard has been updated to align with the emerging standard, Health Level Seven International (HL7) Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) and add increased explicit capabilities. Support for these features and modifications will be implemented in the production version of the Measure Authoring Tool (MAT) to be released in Fall 2018 (MAT v5.6).

Conference Announcement: Leveraging Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support: Addressing the National Opioid Crisis and Beyond

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on June 27, 2018 - 12:43pm

On October 15, 2018, the Patient Centered Clinical Decision Support Learning Network (PCCDS-LN) is hosting a one-day conference to bring together diverse stakeholders to learn about and discuss key issues in drafting a National Opioid Action Plan. They will also set an agenda for developing, disseminating, and applying PCCDS in other domains. They invite you to please join them for this exciting event!

Leveraging Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support: Addressing the National Opioid Crisis and Beyond

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Submitted by Jessica Dulin S... on June 26, 2018 - 3:35pm

The 2018 Patient Centered Clinical Decision Support Learning Network Annual Meeting, Leveraging Patient-Centered Clinical Decision Support: Addressing the National Opioid Crisis and Beyond, will be held on October 15, 2018 at the Hyatt in Crystal City, Virginia.

QDM - Quality Data Model

Submitted by Amira Elhagmusa on June 25, 2018 - 2:09pm

What is the Quality Data Model (QDM)?

The Quality Data Model (QDM) is an information model that defines relationships between patients and clinical concepts in a standardized format to enable electronic quality performance measurement. The model is the current structure for electronically representing quality measure concepts for stakeholders involved in electronic quality measurement development and reporting. The QDM is currently being aligned with other relevant clinical decision support (CDS) standards.

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