Cataracts: 20/40 or Better Visual Acuity Within 90 Days Following Cataract Surgery

Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of uncomplicated cataract who had cataract surgery and no significant ocular conditions impacting the visual outcome of surgery and had best- corrected visual acuity of 20/40 or better (distance or near) achieved within 90 days following the cataract surgery.

 

Measure Steward

American Medical Association- convened Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement(R) (AMA-PCPI)

 

Measure Numerator

Patients who had best- corrected visual acuity of 20/40 or better (distance or near) achieved within 90 days following cataract surgery.

 

Measure Denominator

All patients aged 18 years and older who had cataract surgery.