CMS 75 / Quality ID #378
Percentage of children, 6 months - 20 years of age at the start of the measurement period, who have had tooth decay or cavities during the measurement period as determined by a dentist.
|Denominator:||Children, 6 months - 20 years of age, at the start of the measurement period, with a clinical oral evaluation by a dentist during the measurement period.
|Denominator Exclusions:||Exclude patients who are in hospice care for any part of the measurement period.
|Numerator:||Children who had a diagnosis of cavities or decayed teeth in any part of the measurement period.
|Office Visit Documentation:||
Once all steps have been completed, the measure will be added to the Quality Measures Report.
|High Priority Measure:||Yes|