Adherence to Antipsychotic Medications For Individuals with Schizophrenia

Quality ID

383

NQF

1879

High Priority Measure

Yes

Specifications

Registry

Measure Type

Intermediate Outcome

Specialty

Family Medicine Internal Medicine Mental/Behavioral Health

Percentage of individuals at least 18 years of age as of the beginning of the measurement period with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder who had at least two prescriptions filled for any antipsychotic medication and who had a Proportion of Days Covered (PDC) of at least 0.8 for antipsychotic medications during the measurement period (12 consecutive months)

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