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Patient-Centered Connected Care 2015

Content and Scoring 

Recognition Status

Required Points

Must-Pass Elements

Recognized

75–100

  • 5 of 5 elements are required for recognition.
  • Score for each must-pass element must be ≥50%.

Not Recognized

0.00–74.99

 

Standard/ Element

Description

Points

Connected Care 1: Connecting With Primary Care

A

Connecting Patients With Primary Care (Must-Pass)

9.00

B

Sharing Information With Primary Care

7.50

C

Demonstrating Information Sharing (Must-Pass)

4.50

D

Working With Primary Care

4.50

E

Coordination With Primary Care

4.50

 

Total Connected Care 1

30.00

Connected Care 2: Identifying Patient Needs

A

Informing Patients About Services Offered (Must-Pass)

4.50

B

Triaging Patients

6.00

C

Connecting Patients With Other Providers

4.50

 

Total Connected Care 2

15.00

Connected Care 3: Patient Care and Support

A

Implement Evidence-Based Decision Support (Must-Pass)

5.00

B

Medication Management

5.00

C

Test Tracking and Follow-Up

5.00

D

Collaborating With the Patient

5.00

E

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)

5.00

 

Total Connected Care 3

25.00

Connected Care 4: System Capabilities

A

Patient Information

3.50

B

Clinical Data

4.00

C

Use of Electronic Prescribing

2.50

 

Total Connected Care 4

10.00

Connected Care 5: Measure and Improve Performance

A

Measure Clinical Quality Performance

4.00

B

Measure Resource Use and Care Coordination

2.00

C

Measure Patient/Family Experience

2.00

D

Set Goals and Analyze Results

2.00

E

Take Action to Improve (Must-Pass)

3.00

F

Reduce Disparities

2.00

G

Demonstrate Continuous Quality Improvement

3.00

H

Report Performance

2.00

 

Total Connected Care 5

20.00