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Clinical Quality Measures Report - HIV/AIDS: Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Prophylaxis

Overview
Percentage of patients aged 6 weeks and older with a diagnosis of HIV/AIDS who were prescribed Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) prochylaxis

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

  • An age of 6 years or older
  • At least two visits during your reporting period, with the second visit at least 90 days after the first 
  • An HIV diagnosis with an Onset Date matching the Procedure Date of their first visit
  • A CD4+ count < 200 per mm3 LNC code entered or imported to a Laboratory order with a Received Date within your reporting period

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

  • A Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Prophylaxis medication with an Ordered Date within 3 months of their CD4+ count Received Date

 

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

  • An age of 1-6 years
  • At least two visits during your reporting period, with the second visit at least 90 days after the first 
  • An HIV diagnosis with an Onset Date matching the Procedure Date of their first visit
  • A CD4+ count < 500 per mm3 LNC code entered or imported to a Laboratory order with a Received Date within your reporting period

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

  • A Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Prophylaxis medication with an Ordered Date within 3 months of their CD4+ count Received Date

 

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

  • An age of 6 weeks-1 year
  • At least two visits during your reporting period, with the second visit at least 90 days after the first 
  • An HIV diagnosis with an Onset Date matching the Procedure Date of their first visit

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

  • A Pneumocystis Jiroveci Pneumonia (PCP) Prophylaxis medication with an Ordered Date within 1 day of their HIV diagnosis Onset Date
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