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*RETIRED* Clinical Quality Measures Report - Diabetes: Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL) Management

***As of 2017, this Quality Measure has been retired by CMS. It is no longer able to be reported for Meaningful Use nor MIPS Quality measures. MacPractice maintains this documentation only for reference.***

Overview
Percentage of patients 18-75 years of age with diabetes whose LDL-C was adequately controlled (<100 mg/dL) during the measurement period.

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

  • An age between 18 and 75 years old
  • A visit during your reporting period 
  • A Diabetes 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- 

  • Their most recent LDL-C level performed during the measurement period is < 100 mg/dL
  • The patient needs a Laboratory Order either imported from a lab interface or manually entered with a Value of <100 mg/dL
  • Acceptable LDL-C Laboratory Test LNC codes are listed in the report footer. The Laboratory Order needs a Received Date within the filtered date range
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