Maternal Depression Screening

The percentage of children who turned 6 months of age during the measurement year, who had a face-to-face visit between the clinician and the child during child’s first 6 months, and who had a maternal depression screening for the mother at least once between 0 and 6 months of life.


Measure Steward

National Committee for Quality Assurance


Measure Numerator

Children with documentation of maternal screening or treatment for postpartum depression for the mother.


Measure Denominator

Children with a visit who turned 6 months of age in the measurement period.