PQRS Measures for Behavioral Health (2014)

by  Wyn Staheli, Director of Research
March 29th, 2016

Performance Measurement Codes for Behavioral Health:

Although there are hundreds of Performance Measurement (PM) services and events, only a few could be reported for behavioral health services for the 2014 reporting year. For 2014, there were seventeen PQRS measurements that could relate to behavioral health services:

Anti-depressant Medication Management

9

Medication Reconciliation

46

Advance Care Plan

47

Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Comprehensive Depression Evaluation: Diagnosis and Severity

106

Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Suicide Risk Assessment

107

Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up

128

Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record

130

Pain Assessment and Follow-Up

131

Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-Up Plan

134

Preventive Care and Screening: Unhealthy Alcohol Use -- Screening

173

Elder Maltreatment Screen and Follow-Up Plan

181

Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention

226

Substance Use Disorders: Counseling Regarding Psychosocial and Pharmacologic Treatment Options for Alcohol Dependence

247

Substance Use Disorders: Screening for Depression Among Patients with Substance Abuse or Dependence

248

Dementia Measures Group (registry based only)

280-288

Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-Up Documented

317

Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Coordination of Care of Patients with Specific Comorbid Conditions

325

 

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