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Clinical Quality Measures Report - Primary Open Angle Glaucoma (POAG): Optic Nerve Evaluation

Overview
Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of POAG who have an optic nerve head evaluation during one or more office visits within 12 months.

A patient will be in the denominator when they have all of the following- 

  • An age of 18+ years
  • Two visits during your reporting period 
  • A Primary Open Angle Glaucoma diagnosis with an Onset Date matching the visit's Procedure Date

A patient will be in the numerator when they have all of the following- 

  • An Optic Disc Exam for Structural Abnormalities LNC code entered or imported as a Laboratory Order with a Received Date matching the Procedure Date of their visit
  • A Cup to Disc Ratio LNC code entered or imported as a Laboratory Order with a Received Date matching the Procedure Date of their visit
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