Clinical Lab Test Results

Incorporate clinical lab test results into EHR as structured data.

 

Measure:

More than 40 percent of all clinical lab test results ordered by the EP during the EHR reporting period whose results are either in a positive/negative or numerical format are incorporated in certified EHR technology as structured data.
Exclusion - An EP who orders no lab tests whose results are either in a positive/negative or numeric format during the EHR reporting period.

 

Measure Numerator

Number of lab test results whose results are expressed in a positive or negative affirmation or as a number which are incorporated as structured data.

 

Measure Denominator

Number of lab tests ordered during the EHR reporting period by the EP whose results are expressed in a positive or negative affirmation or as a number.