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Measure at a Glance

Type: calculated percentage

Denominator: transitions of care for which the EP was the receiving party of the transition, which should be limited to patients maintained by CEHRT

Duration: calculated over the entire EHR reporting period

Objective: The EP who receives a patient from another setting of care or provider of care or believes an encounter is relevant should perform medication reconciliation.
Measure: The EP performs medication reconciliations for more than 50 percent of transitions of care in which the patient is transitioned into the care of the EP.
Exclusion: An EP who was not the recipient of any transitions of care during the EHR reporting period.

CMS Technical Specification

TennCare Notes

The attestation portal will require the EP to enter the numerator and denominator of the measure as defined in the technical specification.

Please note this measure requires more than 50% of transitions of care include medication reconciliation. The numerators and denominators are calculated to the hundredths place in the attestation portal, so while a proportion of 50.01% will be evaluated as a successful attestation, 50.00% will not.

Relevant CMS FAQs

None at this time.

Additional Resources

None at this time.

Federal Regulations Governing This Measure

CMS' Final Rule

§ 495.6(e)(7) see objective and measure above

Standards and Certification Final Rule

§ 170.302(j) Medication reconciliation. Enable a user to electronically compare two or more medication lists.