Closing the Referral Loop: Receipt of Specialist Report

Percentage of patients with referrals, regardless of age, for which the referring provider receives a report from the provider to whom the patient was referred.

 

Measure Steward

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

 

Measure Numerator

Number of patients with a referral, for which the referring provider received a report from the provider to whom the patient was referred.

 

Measure Denominator

Number of patients, regardless of age, who were referred by one provider to another provider, and who had a visit during the measurement period.