2017 State of Health Care Quality Table of Contents


HEDIS Measures of Care

HEDIS Measures of Care

Overuse and Appropriateness
Avoidance of Antibiotic Treatment in Adults With Acute Bronchitis
Use of Imaging Studies for Low Back Pain
Non-Recommended Cervical Cancer Screening in Adolescents
Use of Multiple Concurrent Antipsychotics in Children and Adolescents
Non-Recommended PSA-Based Screening in Older Men

Screening, Prevention and Wellness
Annual Dental Visits
Adult BMI Assessment
Breast Cancer Screening
Cervical Cancer Screening
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Flu Vaccinations
Medical Assistance With Smoking and Tobacco Use Cessation
Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Screening and Monitoring for People With Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder

Chronic Condition Management
Use of Spirometry Testing in the Assessment and Diagnosis of COPD
Pharmacotherapy Management of COPD Exacerbation
Medication Management for People With Asthma and Asthma Medication Ratio
Controlling High Blood Pressure
Persistence of Beta-Blocker Treatment After a Heart Attack
Statin Therapy for Patients with Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes
Comprehensive Diabetes Care
Disease-Modifying Anti-Rheumatic Drug Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Antidepressant Medication Management
Follow-Up After Hospitalization for Mental Illness
Annual Monitoring for Patients on Persistent Medications
Medication Reconciliation Post-Discharge
Adherence to Antipsychotic Medications for People With Schizophrenia
Initiation and Engagement of Alcohol and Other Drug Dependence Treatment

Measures Targeted Toward Children and Adolescents
Weight Assessment and Counseling for Nutrition and Physical Activity for Children/Adolescents
Childhood Immunization Status
Immunizations for Adolescents
Lead Screening in Children
Chlamydia Screening in Women
Appropriate Testing for Children With Pharyngitis
Appropriate Treatment for Children With Upper Respiratory Infection
Follow-Up Care for Children Prescribed ADHD Medication
Children and Adolescents' Access to Primary Care Practitioners
Child and Adolescent Well-Care Visits
Prenatal and Postpartum Care
Metabolic Monitoring for Children and Adolescents on Antipsychotics
Use of First-Line Psychosocial Care for Children and Adolescents on Antipsychotics

Measures Targeted Toward Older Adults
Physical Activity in Older Adults
Pneumococcal Vaccination Status for Older Adults
Fall Risk Management
Osteoporosis Testing and Management in Older Women
Medication Management in the Elderly

Measures of Value and Utilization
Plan All-Cause Readmissions
Emergency Department Utilization

Consumer and Patient Engagement and Experience
Rating of Health Plan
Rating of Health Care
Getting Needed Care
Getting Care Quickly
How Well Doctors Communicate
Rating of Personal Doctor
Rating of Specialist
Customer Service