NQMC Update Service: December 30, 2013

National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC)

December 30, 2013

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Measure Summaries

British Medical Association

The Joint Commission

Withdrawn Summaries

The summary listed below has been withdrawn from the NQMC Web site because it is no longer in current use and therefore, does not meet the NQMC Inclusion Criteria. Please see the Measure Archive for a complete list of all measures that have been withdrawn from the NQMC Web site.

Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement

  • Assessment and management of chronic pain: percentage of patients diagnosed with chronic pain with a diagnosis of neuropathic pain who are prescribed a tricyclic antidepressant OR anticonvulsant prior to use of opioids.

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