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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

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

Printable version of the recommendations.

ACP supports this measure.

ID# NQF 0028
ID# PQRS 226

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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

ACP supports this measure.

ID# NQF 0041
ID# PQRS 110

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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

ACP supports this measure.

ID# NQF 0043
ID# PQRS 111

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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

ACP supports this measure.

ID# NQF 0091
ID# PQRS 51

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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

ACP does not support this measure.

ID# NQF 0102
ID# PQRS 522

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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: November 7, 2015