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Emergency – Clinical Performance Registry (E-CPR) Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR)

We are dedicated to improving the quality of emergency care across the country by reporting and sharing performance and quality data. We believe that direct provider feedback on performance and quality indicators improves patient care.

MedAmerica has been approved to become a Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). The measures we will be tracking are below.

 

E-CPR QCDR Measures:

Measure #

Measure Title

2

Door to Diagnostic Evaluation by a Provider – Emergency Department (ED) Patients

5

Mean Time from Emergency Department (ED) Arrival to ED Departure for Discharged Lower Acuity ED Patients

6

Mean Time from Emergency Department (ED) Arrival to ED Departure for Discharged Higher Acuity ED Patients

11

Three Day All Cause Return ED Visit Rate – All Patients

38

Three Day All Cause Return ED Visit Rate with Admission on Re-Visit

39

Avoid Head CT for Patients with Uncomplicated Syncope

40

Initiation of the Initial Sepsis Bundle

30

Coagulation Studies in Patients Presenting with Chest Pain with No Coagulopathy or Bleeding

31

Door to Diagnostic Evaluation by a Provider – Urgent Care Patients

41

Rh Status Evaluation and Treatment of Pregnant Women at Risk of Fetal Blood Exposure

42

Restrictive Use of Blood Transfusions


To view the detailed measure specifications for the Non-MIPS QCDR measures, please click here (PDF). (Updated June 2017)


E-CPR Supported MIPS Measures:

Measure #

MIPS Measure

65

Appropriate Treatment for Children with Upper Respiratory Infection (URI)

76

Prevention of Catheter-Related Bloodstream Infections (CRBSI): Venous Catheter (CVC) Insertion Protocol

91

Acute Otitis Externa (AOE): Topical Therapy

93

Acute Otitis Externa (AOE): Systemic Antimicrobial Therapy – Avoidance of Inappropriate Use

116

Avoidance of Antibiotic Treatment in Adults With Acute Bronchitis

187

Stroke & Stroke Rehabilitation: Thrombolytic Therapy for Ischemic CVA

254

Ultrasound Determination of Pregnancy Location for Pregnant Patients with Abdominal Pain

331

Adult Sinusitis: Antibiotic Prescribed for Acute Sinusitis (Overuse)

332

Adult Sinusitis: Appropriate Choice of Antibiotic: Amoxicillin With or Without Clavulanate Prescribed for Patients with Acute Bacterial Sinusitis (Appropriate Use)

419

Overuse of Neuroimaging For Patients With Primary Headache and a Normal Neurological Examination


For more information and questions on the E-CPR QCDR and the measures we will be reporting on, please email registry@medamerica.com.