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Clinical Quality Measures Report - Functional Status Assessment For Total Hip Replacement

Overview
The "Functional Status Assessment For Total Hip Replacement" report tracks the percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) who completed baseline and follow-up (patient-reported) functional status assessments within 90 days prior to the surgery and in the 270-365 days after the surgery.

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

  • They are 19 years of age or older who have had a primary Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) in the year prior to the reporting period.
  • A visit during the reporting period.

A patient will be EXCLUDED from the denominator when:

  • They have two or more fractures indicating trauma at the time of the THA.
  • They have a severe cognitive impairment during the reporting period.

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

  • A Functional Status Assessment for Hip Replacement LNC code added or imported as a Laboratory Order as a test and result with a Received Date  less than 90 days before the THA Procedure AND an Assessment LNC added 270-365 days after the THA procedure.
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