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CMS177 - Child and Adolescent Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Suicide Risk Assessment

Measure Description: Percentage of patient visits for those patients aged 6 through 17 years with a diagnosis of major depressive disorder with an assessment for suicide risk

Denominator: All patient visits for those patients aged 6 through 17 years with a diagnosis of major depressive disorder

Numerator: All patient visits for those patients aged 6 through 17 years with a diagnosis of major depressive disorder

Measure Calculation in ChARM EHR: MANUAL

This measure is calculated based on the actions recorded under 'Encounter > MU' section.

To satisfy this measure, for patients with Age >= 6 and < 17 years and diagnosed with “Major Depressive Disorder " (Example ICD 10 code : F32.0 , F32.1, F32.2 ), suicide risk assessment needs to be performed during all patient visits and the action should be recorded under 'Encounter > MU' section.
Suicide Risk Assessment