Medication Reconciliation

The EP, eligible hospital or CAH that receives a patient from another setting of care or provider of care or believes an encounter is relevant performs medication reconciliation.

Measure:
The EP, eligible hospital or CAH performs medication reconciliation for more than 50 percent of transitions of care in which the patient is transitioned into the care of the EP or admitted to the eligible hospital's or CAH's inpatient or emergency department (POS 21 or 23).

 

 

Exclusion:
Any EP who was not the recipient of any transitions of care during the EHR reporting period.

Alternate Exclusion: Provider may claim an exclusion for the measure of the Stage 2 Medication Reconciliation objective if for an EHR reporting period in 2015 they were scheduled to demonstrate Stage 1 but did not intend to select the Stage 1 Medication Reconciliation menu objective.

 

Measure Numerator

The number of transitions of care in the denominator where medication reconciliation was performed.

Threshold:
The resulting percentage must be more than 50 percent in order for an EP, eligible hospital or CAH to meet this measure.

 

Measure Denominator

Number of transitions of care during the EHR reporting period for which the EP or eligible hospital's or CAH's inpatient or emergency department (POS 21 or 23) was the receiving party of the transition.