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Diabetes

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

July 2018 version of printable recommendations.

ACP supports this measure with modifications.

ID# NQF 0575

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Comprehensive Diabetes Care: Hemoglobin A1c Control (<8%)

The percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes (type 1 and type 2) whose most recent HbA1c level is <8.0% during the measurement year.
Date Reviewed: Jul. 21, 2018

ACP supports this measure with modifications.

ID# NQF 1932

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Diabetes Screening for People with Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder who are Using Antipsychotic Medications (SSD)

The percentage of patients 18 – 64 years of age with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder, who were dispensed an antipsychotic medication and had a diabetes screening test during the measurement year.
Date Reviewed: Jul. 21, 2018

ACP does not support this measure.

ID# NQF 1934

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Diabetes Monitoring for People with Diabetes and Schizophrenia

The percentage of patients 18 – 64 years of age with schizophrenia and diabetes who had both an LDL-C test and an HbA1c test during the measurement year.
Date Reviewed: Jul. 21, 2018