This project helps CMS’s Center for Clinical Standards and Quality develop, test, implement, and maintain electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) in CMS’s quality reporting and payment programs. eCQMs are quality measures that draw on information from electronic health records.
- Quality Measurement
- Process Analysis
- Requirements and Specifications Development
- Quality Assurance
- Medicaid and CHIP
Electronic Clinical Quality Measures Development and Maintenance for Eligible Clinicians (EC eCQM)
Developing Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQMs) to Track Quality of Health Care
Mathematica developed, electronically specifying, and maintaining electronic clinical quality measures (eCQMs) that was used for reporting by eligible professionals using certified electronic health records (EHRs) for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) programs.
Mathematica Develops Safe Use of Opioids Measure
As the nation continues to grapple with the opioid epidemic, numerous federal organizations are focusing on reducing unintentional drug overdoses. Emerging evidence shows that adverse drug events because of concurrent prescribing are a serious problem.