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

ACP does not support this measure.

ID# NQF: 0280

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Dehydration Admission Rate (PQI 10)

Admissions with a principal diagnosis of dehydration per 100,000 population, ages 18 years and older. Excludes obstetric admissions and transfers from other institutions.
[NOTE: The software provides the rate per population. However, common practice reports the measure as per 100,000 population. The user must multiply the rate obtained from the software by 100,000 to report admissions per 100,000 population.]
Date Reviewed: Jul. 21, 2018