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Comprehensive Diabetes Care: Hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) Testing

The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes (type 1 and type 2) who received an HbA1c test during the measurement year.

Date Reviewed: November 7, 2015

Measure Info

NQF 0057NQF EndorsedCQMC Core Measure
Measure Type: 
Process
Measure Steward: 
National Committee for Quality Assurance
Clinical Topic Area: 
Diabetes

Care Setting: 
Outpatient
Data Source: 
Claims
Electronic Health Data
Paper Medical Records

ACP supports this measure because it aligns with recommendations on diabetes management by the American Diabetes Association.

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