High Priority Status: No; N/A
NQF Number: N/A
Percentage of patients age 6 months through 12 years with a diagnosis of otitis media with effusion (OME) who received tympanostomy tube insertion and received a hearing test within 6 months prior to tympanostomy tube insertion.
All patients age 6 months through 12 years with a diagnosis of OME who received tympanostomy tube insertion.
Patient or caregiver(s) refusal of hearing test.
Patients who had a hearing test performed within 6 months prior to tympanostomy tube insertion.
- Measure Type: Process
- National Quality Strategy (NQS) domain: Effective Clinical Care
- Meaningful Measures Area: Appropriate Use of Healthcare
- Care Setting(s): Ambulatory Care: Clinician Office/Clinic
- Includes Telehealth: No
- Number of Performance Rates: 1
- Inverse measure: No
- Continuous measure: No
- Proportional measure: Yes
- Ratio measure: No
- Risk-adjusted measure: No
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