Percentage of patients aged 18-85 who had a diagnosis of hypertension and whose blood pressure was adequately controlled (less than 140/90 mm Hg) during the measurement period. The Controlling Blood Pressure measure was revised in 2016 and is not comparable to prior years. This measure was aligned with a specific clinical measure, CMS165v8, used by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. For more information about this eCQM, see https://ecqi.healthit.gov/ecqm/ep/2020/cms165v8.
Uniform Data System, 2020 (Health Resources and Services Administration)
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Health Center Administrative Location Information Card Deck: Quality
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