Performance Rates for Group Practice PQRS Measures 2014

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This dataset includes information regarding group practice participation under clinical quality of care in 2014 Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) quality program as well as the 2014 Physician Quality Report System (PQRS) Group Practice Reporting Option (GPRO) performance rates for the three Diabetes Mellitus (DM) measures and one Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) measure now publicly reported on Physician Compare. Data are publicly available for the 271 group practices of 14 group practice 2014 PQRS (Physician Quality Report System) measures that successfully reported data under the 2013 PQRS GPRO via the Web Interface.

Complexity

The Physician Compare 2014 Group Practice Public Reporting – Clinical Quality of Care file contains performance rates for the 14 group practice 2014 PQRS (Physician Quality Report System) measures reported via the Web Interface that are available for public reporting. Group practice measure data is available for 271 group practices.

Date Created

2016-06-25

Last Modified

2016-07-14

Version

2016-07-14

Update Frequency

Annual

Temporal Coverage

2013-01 to 2014-12

Spatial Coverage

United States

Source

John Snow Labs => Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

Source License URL

John Snow Labs Standard License

Source License Requirements

N/A

Source Citation

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Keywords

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Other Titles

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NameDescriptionTypeConstraints
Organization_Legal_Name_Or_Doing_Business_As_NameName of the Group Practice, as it appears on Physician Compare.stringrequired : 1
Group_Practice_PAC_IDUnique Group Practice ID assigned by PECOS to the Group Practice.stringrequired : 1
State_AbbreviationState Abbreviation with all or a majority of the group practice's locations.string-
Is_Participating_In_PQRSGroup practice participates in the Medicare Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Group Practice Reporting Option (GPRO) Incentive Program - a pay-for-reporting program that Encourages eligible group practices to report information about the quality of care they provide to people with Medicare who have certain medical conditions.boolean-
Getting_A_Flu_Shot_During_Flu_SeasonGetting a flu shot during flu season can help prevent the flu and the problems the flu causes. To give this group practice a score, Medicare looked at the percentage of this group practice’s patients who could get the flu shot and either got one from this group practice or from someone else during flu season.integer-
Footnote_For_Measure_1101- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Making_Sure_Older_Adults_Have_Gotten_A_Pneumonia_VaccinePneumonia is a common cause of illness and death in older adults and people with certain health conditions. A pneumonia vaccine helps prevent pneumonia and complications from pneumonia.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1111- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_Depression_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanDepression is a leading cause of disability and suffering. Managing depression can lead to better coping and outcomes for patients. To give this group practice a score, Medicare looked at the percentage of this group practice’s patients who were screened for depression and, if they have depression, got a plan outlining next steps.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1341- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_Tobacco_Use_And_Providing_Help_Quitting_When_NeededQuitting tobacco lowers a patient’s chance of getting heart and lung diseases. To give this group practice a score, Medicare looked at the percentage of this group practice’s patients that were asked at least once in the last two years if they use tobacco. If patients use tobacco, the group practice worked with them on ways to help them quit using tobacco.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_2261- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_An_Unhealthy_Body_Weight_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanWhen patients have a higher or lower than normal weight for their body type and height, they are at risk for certain health conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, or malnourishment.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1281- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_High_Blood_Pressure_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanHigh blood pressure can cause heart disease and stroke. To give this group practice a score, Medicare looked at the percentage of this group practice’s patients who had their blood pressure checked. If the patient had high blood pressure, they received a plan of recommended next steps.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_3171- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_Breast_CancerBreast cancer is a leading cause of death in women. Mammograms can help find breast cancer early, when treatment works best. All women 50 years old and older should get a mammogram at least every two years.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1121- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Screening_For_Colorectal_Colon_Or_Rectum_CancerColorectal cancer is a leading cause of cancer death in the United States. All patients 50 years old and older should be checked for colorectal cancer. The patient’s health care professional will recommend the most appropriate test(s) based on the patient’s age, risk factors, and current conditions.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1131- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Comparing_New_And_Old_MedicationsComparing medications is important because it can help avoid medical errors. To give this group practice a score, Medicare looked at the percentage of this group practice’s patients that had their medications compared within 30 days after coming home from an inpatient facility.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_461- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Controlling_Blood_Pressure_In_Patients_With_DiabetesMost people with diabetes have other conditions such as high blood pressure. High blood pressure can cause heart disease and stroke. It is important to control high blood pressure to avoid additional health problems.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_DM_131- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Using_Aspirin_To_Reduce_Heart_Attacks_In_Patients_With_DiabetesMost people with diabetes have other conditions, such as heart disease. Heart disease can lead to a heart attack or stroke. Aspirin has been shown to be a safe, easy, and low cost way of reducing heart attacks and stroke.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_DM_161- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Using_Aspirin_To_Reduce_Heart_Attacks_And_StrokesCardiovascular disease, which is a disease of the arteries and veins, can lead to a heart attack or stroke. Aspirin has been shown to be a safe, easy, and low cost way of reducing heart attacks and stroke.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_2041- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Patients_With_Heart_Failure_And_A_Weakened_PumpingThe left ventricle is the main pumping chamber of the heart. When patients have a weakened left ventricle, or LVSD, treatment recommendations say health care professionals should prescribe a type of medication called a “beta-blocker.” Beta-blockers slow the heart rate and help blood vessels open up, which lets the heart pump blood more easily.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_81- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Prescribing_Medicine_To_Improve_The_Pumping_Action_Of_The_HeartIf patients with heart disease also have diabetes or if the main pumping chamber of their heart (the left ventricle) is not pumping well, treatment recommendations say that doctors should prescribe an ACE inhibitor or ARB drug. ("ACE" means "Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme" and "ARB" means "Angiotensin Receptor Blocker.") These types of medication help lower blood pressure and make it easier for the heart to pump blood.integerlevel : Nominal
Footnote_For_Measure_1181- Data are suppressed due to small sample size. 2- No cases met the criteria for this measure. 3- Data were not satisfactorily reported.integerlevel : Nominal
Organization_Legal_Name_Or_Doing_Business_As_NameGroup_Practice_PAC_IDState_AbbreviationIs_Participating_In_PQRSGetting_A_Flu_Shot_During_Flu_SeasonFootnote_For_Measure_110Making_Sure_Older_Adults_Have_Gotten_A_Pneumonia_VaccineFootnote_For_Measure_111Screening_For_Depression_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanFootnote_For_Measure_134Screening_For_Tobacco_Use_And_Providing_Help_Quitting_When_NeededFootnote_For_Measure_226Screening_For_An_Unhealthy_Body_Weight_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanFootnote_For_Measure_128Screening_For_High_Blood_Pressure_And_Developing_A_Follow_Up_PlanFootnote_For_Measure_317Screening_For_Breast_CancerFootnote_For_Measure_112Screening_For_Colorectal_Colon_Or_Rectum_CancerFootnote_For_Measure_113Comparing_New_And_Old_MedicationsFootnote_For_Measure_46Controlling_Blood_Pressure_In_Patients_With_DiabetesFootnote_For_Measure_DM_13Using_Aspirin_To_Reduce_Heart_Attacks_In_Patients_With_DiabetesFootnote_For_Measure_DM_16Using_Aspirin_To_Reduce_Heart_Attacks_And_StrokesFootnote_For_Measure_204Patients_With_Heart_Failure_And_A_Weakened_PumpingFootnote_For_Measure_8Prescribing_Medicine_To_Improve_The_Pumping_Action_Of_The_HeartFootnote_For_Measure_118
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