Diabetic Retinopathy: Documentation of Presence or Absence of Macular Edema and Level of Severity of Retinopathy

Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy who had a dilated macular or fundus exam performed which included documentation of the level of severity of retinopathy and the presence or absence of macular edema during one or more office visits within 12 months.

 

Measure Steward

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

 

Measure Numerator

Patients who had a dilated macular or fundus exam performed which included documentation of the level of severity of retinopathy AND the presence or absence of macular edema during one or more office visits within 12 months.

 

Measure Denominator

All patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy.