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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

The PMC reviewed relevant performance measures and makes the following recommendations.

Printable version of the recommendations.

 ID # Measure Name Recommendation
NQF 0028
PQRS 226

Preventive Care & Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening & Cessation Intervention
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older who were screened for tobacco use at least once during the two-year measurement period AND who received cessation counseling intervention if identified as a tobacco user
Date Reviewed: April 7, 2014

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NQF 0041
QRS 110

Influenza Immunization
Percentage of patients aged 6 months and older seen for a visit between October 1 and March 31 who received an influenza immunization OR who reported previous receipt of an influenza immunization
Date Reviewed: April 7, 2014

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NQF 0043
PQRS 111

Pneumonia Vaccination Status for Older Adults
Percentage of patients 65 years of age and older who ever received a pneumococcal vaccination
Date Reviewed: April 7, 2014

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NQF 0091
PQRS 51

COPD: Spirometry Evaluation
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of COPD who had spirometry results documented
Date Reviewed: April 7, 2014

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NQF 0102
PQRS 522

COPD: Inhaled Bronchodilator Therapy
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of COPD and who have an FEV1/FVC < 70% and have symptoms who were prescribed an inhaled bronchodilator
Date Reviewed: April 7, 2014

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