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MU Stage 1 - Core Measures

Core 6 : Medication Allergy List

Measure Overview : Record active medication allergies of patients.

Denominator : Number of unique patients seen by the Provider during the EHR reporting period.

Numerator : Number of unique patients in the denominator who have at least one entry (or an indication that the patient has no known medication allergies) recorded as structured data in their medication allergy list.

Stage 1 Goal : 80%

Exclusion : None

ChARM EHR Workflow :
Follow the steps below to record medication allergies of patients.

  1. Go to Patient Details > Allergies section.
  2. Click on 'Add Allergies' link
  3. Enter Allergen, severity and reactions.
  4. If there is no medication allergy to record then choose 'No Known Drug Allergy'.

For more information, refer to the CMS guideline for this measure