Functional Status Assessment for Hip Replacement

Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) who completed baseline and follow-up (patient- reported) functional status assessments.

 

Measure Steward

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

 

Measure Numerator

Patients with patient reported functional status assessment results (e.g., VR-12, VR- 36,PROMIS-10-Global Health, PROMIS-29, HOOS) not more than 180 days prior to the primary THA procedure, and at least 60 days and not more than 180 days after THA procedure.

 

Measure Denominator

Adults aged 18 and older with who had a primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) within the 12 month period that begins 180 days before the start of the measurement period and ends 185 days after the start of the measurement period and who had an outpatient encounter not more than 180 days prior to procedure, and at least 60 days and not more than 180 days after THA procedure.