2016 Sleep Apnea

Patient sample criteria for the Sleep Apnea Measures Group are patients aged 18 years and older with a specific diagnosis of Sleep Apnea accompanied by a specific patient encounter:

One of the following diagnosis codes indicating Sleep Apnea:

ICD-10-CM: G47.30, G47.33

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:

#128. Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up Plan
#130. Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record
#226. Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention
#276. Sleep Apnea: Assessment of Sleep Symptoms
#277. Sleep Apnea: Severity Assessment at Initial Diagnosis
#278. Sleep Apnea: Positive Airway Pressure Therapy Prescribed
#279. Sleep Apnea: Assessment of Adherence to Positive Airway Pressure Therapy

Download PQRS Sleep Apnea Measures Group Form: PQRS Sleep Apnea Measures Group Form  PQRS Sleep Apnea Measures Group Form

Measure Group Description: Measure Group Description(from CMS)

Measure Group Flow: Measure Group Flow(from CMS)

2016 Sleep Apnea

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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