Depression Utilization of the PHQ-9 Tool

Adult patients age 18 and older with the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia who have a PHQ-9 tool administered at least once during a 4-month period in which there was a qualifying visit.

 

Measure Steward

MN Community Measurement

 

Measure Numerator

Adult patients who have a PHQ-9 tool administered at least once during the four- month period.

 

Measure Denominator

Adult patients age 18 and older with an office visit and the diagnosis of major depression or dysthymia during each four month period.