2016 Chronic Kidney Disease

This measures group is to be reported for patient aged 18 years and older with a specific diagnosis of CKD accompanied by a specific patient encounter:

One of the following diagnosis codes indicating stage 3, 4 or 5 chronic kidney disease:

ICD-10-CM: N18.3, N18.4, N18.5

Accompanied by: One of the following patient encounter codes: 

99201, 99202, 99203, 99204, 99205, 99212, 99213, 99214, 99215, 99304, 99305, 99306, 99307, 99308, 99309, 99310, 99324, 99325, 99326, 99327, 99328, 99334, 99335, 99336, 99337, 99341, 99342, 99343, 99344, 99345, 99347, 99348, 99349, 99350 


PQRS Group Measures:

#47 Care Plan
#110 Preventive Care and Screening: Influenza Immunization
#121 Adult Kidney Disease: Laboratory Testing (Lipid Profile)
#122 Adult Kidney Disease: Blood Pressure Management
#130 Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record
#226 Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention

Download PQRS CKD Measures Group Form: PQRS CKD Measures Group Form PQRS CKD Measures Group Form

Measure Group Description Measure Group Description (from CMS)

Measure Group Flow Measure Group Flow (from CMS)

Chronic Kidney Disease

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.

Each provider needs to sign a PQRS consent at http://mdinteractive.com/webpen

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