High Priority Status: No; N/A
NQF Number: N/A
Percentage of patients age 6 months to 12 years of age at the time of the visit with a diagnosis of otitis media with effusion (OME) including chronic serous, mucoid, or nonsuppurative OME of ≥ 3 months duration who had audiometry performed, ordered, or who were referred for an audiometric evaluation.
All patients age 6 months through 12 years of age with a diagnosis of OME including chronic serous, mucoid, or nonsuppurative OME of ≥ 3 months duration.
Patients who had a hearing test within 6 months of the original diagnosis of OME including chronic serous, mucoid, or nonsuppurative OME.
Patients who had a hearing test performed, ordered, or who were referred for an audiometric evaluation.
- Measure Type: Process
- National Quality Strategy (NQS) domain: Effective Clinical Care
- Meaningful Measures Area: Preventive Care
- Care Setting(s): Ambulatory Care: Clinician Office/Clinic
- Includes Telehealth: Yes
- 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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