2016 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

Patient sample criteria for the CABG Measures Group are patients aged 18 years and olderthat have a specific procedure for isolated CABG performed:

One of the following procedure codes indicating isolated coronary artery bypass graft:

33510, 33511, 33512, 33513, 33514, 33516, 33517, 33518, 33519, 33521, 33522, 33523, 33533, 33534, 33535, 33536 


PQRS Group Measures:

#43 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Use of Internal Mammary Artery (IMA) in Patients with Isolated CABG Surgery
#44 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Preoperative Beta-Blocker in Patients with Isolated CABG Surgery
#164 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Prolonged Intubation
#165 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Deep Sternal Wound Infection Rate
#166 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Stroke
#167 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Postoperative Renal Failure
#168 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG): Surgical Re-Exploration

Download PQRS CABG Measures Group Form: PQRS CABG Measures Group Form PQRS CABG Measures Group Form

Measure Group Description Measure Group Description (from CMS)

Measure Group Flow Measure Group Flow (from CMS)

 Coronary Artery Bypass Graft

Register now with MDinteractive, report on all applicable measures described above for a minimum of 20 unique patients (11 of which must be Part B Fee-For-Service patients) and avoid the 4% penalty.

An answer of "Not Done" on all patients on one measure will result in a performance rate of 0% and the provider will get a PQRS penalty.

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