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348. Eye Care & Ear, Nose & Throat Conditions

 

 

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Executive Summary…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….5
Introduction ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..7
Eye Care Conditions……………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 7
Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions …………………………………………………………………………………………… 7
NQF Portfolio of Performance Measures for Eye Care and Ear, Nose, and Throat (EENT) Conditions…..8
Table 1. NQF EENT Portfolio of Measures………………………………………………………………………………… 8
National Quality Strategy………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 8
Use of Measures in the Portfolio ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 9
Improving NQF’s Eye Care and Ear, Nose, and Throat Portfolio – Committee Input on Gaps in the
Portfolio ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 9
EENT Measure Evaluation ……………………………………………………………………………………………………9
Table 2. EENT Measure Evaluation Summary ………………………………………………………………………….10
Evaluation of eMeasures for Approval for Trial Use…………………………………………………………………10
Comments Received Prior to Committee Evaluation ……………………………………………………………….10
Overarching Issues………………………………………………………………………………………………………………10
Summary of Measure Evaluation…………………………………………………………………………………………..12
Comments Received After Committee Evaluation …………………………………………………………………..23
References………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………24
Appendix A: Details of Measure Evaluation …………………………………………………………………………..26
Eye Conditions: Measures Endorsed………………………………………………………………………………………26
0565 Cataracts: 20/40 or Better Visual Acuity within 90 Days Following Cataract Surgery ………..26
0565 eMeasure Cataracts: 20/40 or Better Visual Acuity within 90 Days Following Cataract
Surgery……………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..28
0564 Cataracts: Complications within 30 Days Following Cataract Surgery Requiring
Additional Surgical Procedures……………………………………………………………………………………30
0564 eMeasure Cataracts: Complications within 30 Days Following Cataract Surgery
Requiring Additional Surgical Procedures…………………………………………………………………….32
0563 Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: Reduction of Intraocular Pressure by 15% or
Documentation of a Plan of Care ………………………………………………………………………………..35
0086 Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma (POAG): Optic Nerve Evaluation ……………………………………37
0086 eMeasure Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma (POAG): Optic Nerve Evaluation…………………….39
0087 Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Dilated Macular Examination ………………………………..42
0566 Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD): Counseling on Antioxidant Supplement……….44
0088 Diabetic Retinopathy: Documentation of Presence or Absence of Macular Edema and
Level of Severity of Retinopathy………………………………………………………………………………….47

0088 eMeasure Diabetic Retinopathy: Documentation of Presence or Absence of Macular
Edema and Level of Severity of Retinopathy ………………………………………………………………..50
0089 Diabetic Retinopathy: Communication with the Physician Managing Ongoing Diabetes
Care………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….52
0089 eMeasure Diabetic Retinopathy: Communication with the Physician Managing
Ongoing Diabetes Care ………………………………………………………………………………………………54
Eye Conditions: eMeasure Approved for Trial Use…………………………………………………………………..57
2721 eMeasure Screening for Reduced Visual Acuity and Referral in Children…………………………57
Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions: Measures Endorsed ……………………………………………………………61
0653 Acute Otitis Externa: Topical Therapy ………………………………………………………………………….61
0654 Acute Otitis Externa: Systemic Antimicrobial Therapy – Avoidance of Inappropriate
Use…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..63
0657 Otitis Media with Effusion: Systemic Antimicrobials – Avoidance of Inappropriate Use……66
0655 Otitis Media with Effusion: Antihistamines or Decongestants – Avoidance of
Inappropriate Use ……………………………………………………………………………………………………..68
1354 Hearing Screening Prior to Hospital Discharge………………………………………………………………71
1354 eMeasure Hearing Screening Prior to Hospital Discharge………………………………………………74
1360 Audiological Evaluation No Later Than 3 Months of Age………………………………………………..76
1361 Signed Part C Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Before 6 Mmonths of Age …………………79
Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions: Measure Recommended With Reserve Status……………………….82
0656 Otitis Media with Effusion: Systemic Corticosteroids – Avoidance of Inappropriate Use…..82
Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions: Measure Not Recommended……………………………………………….85
0002 Appropriate Testing for Children with Pharyngitis…………………………………………………………85
Measures Withdrawn from Consideration ……………………………………………………………………………..88
1402 Newborn Hearing Screening (NCQA)……………………………………………………………………………88
0585 Hydroxychloroquine Annual Eye Exam (Resolution Health)……………………………………………88
0587 Tympanostomy Tube Hearing Test (Resolution Health)…………………………………………………88
Appendix B: NQF Eye Care and Ear, Nose, and Throat Conditions Portfolio and Related Measures…..89
Appendix C: EENT Portfolio—Use in Federal Programs…………………………………………………………….91
Appendix D: Project Standing Committee and NQF Staff ………………………………………………………….93
Appendix E: Measure Specifications ……………………………………………………………………………………. 95
0086 Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma (POAG): Optic Nerve Evaluation ……………………………………95
0087 Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Dilated Macular Examination ………………………………..98
0088 Diabetic Retinopathy: Documentation of Presence or Absence of Macular Edema and
Level of Severity of Retinopathy………………………………………………………………………………..100
0089 Diabetic Retinopathy: Communication with the Physician Managing Ongoing Diabetes
Care………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..104
0563 Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma: Reduction of Intraocular Pressure by 15% or
Documentation of a Plan of Care ………………………………………………………………………………107

0564 Cataracts: Complications within 30 Days Following Cataract Surgery Requiring
Additional Surgical Procedures………………………………………………………………………………….110
0565 Cataracts: 20/40 or Better Visual Acuity within 90 Days Following Cataract Surgery ………113
0566 Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD): Counseling on Antioxidant Supplement……..116
0653 Acute Otitis Externa: Topical Therapy ………………………………………………………………………..118
0654 Acute Otitis Externa: Systemic Antimicrobial Therapy – Avoidance of Inappropriate
Use…………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………121
0655 Otitis Media with Effusion: Antihistamines or Decongestants – Avoidance of
Inappropriate Use ……………………………………………………………………………………………………124
0656 Otitis Media with Effusion: Systemic Corticosteroids – Avoidance of Inappropriate Use…127
0657 Otitis Media with Effusion: Systemic Antimicrobials – Avoidance of Inappropriate Use….129
1354 Hearing Screening Prior to Hospital Discharge…………………………………………………………….132
1360 Audiological Evaluation No Later Than 3 Months of Age………………………………………………134
1361 Signed Part C Individual Family Service Plan (IFSP) Before 6 Months of Age…………………..137
2721 Screening for Reduced Visual Acuity and Referral in Children ………………………………………138
Appendix F: Pre-Evaluation Comments……………………………………………………………………………….141

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