High Priority MeasureNo
SpecialtyFamily Medicine Internal Medicine Neurology Orthopedic Surgery Physical Medicine
All patients 18 and older prescribed opiates for longer than six weeks duration who signed an opioid treatment agreement at least once during Opioid Therapy documented in the medicalrecord
This measure is to be submitted a minimum of once per performance period for all patients being prescribed opioids for duration longer than six weeks during the performance period. There is no diagnosis associated with this measure.This measure may be submitted by eligible clinicians who perform the quality actions described in the measure based on the services provided and the measure-specific denominator coding.
The listed denominator criteria is used to identify the intended patient population. The numerator options included in this specification are used to submit the quality actions allowed by the measure. The quality-data codes listed do not need to be submitted for registry submissions; however, these codes may be submitted for those registries that utilize claims data.
All patients 18 and older prescribed opiates for longer than six weeksduration
Denominator Criteria (Eligible Cases):
Patients aged ≥ 18 years on date of encounter
Patient encounter during the performance period (CPT): 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
Telehealth Modifier: GQ, GT, 95, POS 02
Patients prescribed opiates for longer than six weeks: G9577
Patients who signed an opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy
Performance Met: Documentation of signed opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy (G9578)
Performance Not Met: No documentation of signed an opioid treatment agreement at least once during opioid therapy (G9579)