Submit Comments on New EHR Measure: Use of Antipsychotics in Older Adults in the Inpatient Hospital Setting
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is requesting feedback from hospital stakeholders and organizations on a draft electronic version of a new EHR measure: Use of Antipsychotics in Older Adults in the Inpatient Hospital Setting.
Submit Comments by May 15, 2016
For instructions on how to submit comments, visit CMS’ Call for Public Comment webpage. All comments must be submitted to the eCQM Issue Tracker on the JIRA website hosted by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC).
For More Information
CMS has posted new resources, measure specifications, and summary information on the CMS Quality Measures Public Comment webpage. (Note: To access the zip file of materials for the Use of Antipsychotics measure, please scroll down to the “Downloads” section at the bottom of the page.)
For questions related to the measure and the call for public comment, please email Hospital-MDM@mathematica-mpr.com.