PQRS Measures for Behavioral Health (2014)

Performance Measurement Codes for Behavioral Health:

Although there are hundreds of Performance Measurement (PM) services and events, only a few could be reported for behavioral health services for the 2014 reporting year. For 2014, there were seventeen PQRS measurements that could relate to behavioral health services:

    Anti-depressant Medication Management

    9

    Medication Reconciliation

    46

    Advance Care Plan

    47

    Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Comprehensive Depression Evaluation: Diagnosis and Severity

    106

    Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Suicide Risk Assessment

    107

    Preventive Care and Screening: Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening and Follow-Up

    128

    Documentation of Current Medications in the Medical Record

    130

    Pain Assessment and Follow-Up

    131

    Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for Clinical Depression and Follow-Up Plan

    134

    Preventive Care and Screening: Unhealthy Alcohol Use -- Screening

    173

    Elder Maltreatment Screen and Follow-Up Plan

    181

    Preventive Care and Screening: Tobacco Use: Screening and Cessation Intervention

    226

    Substance Use Disorders: Counseling Regarding Psychosocial and Pharmacologic Treatment Options for Alcohol Dependence

    247

    Substance Use Disorders: Screening for Depression Among Patients with Substance Abuse or Dependence

    248

    Dementia Measures Group (registry based only)

    280-288

    Preventive Care and Screening: Screening for High Blood Pressure and Follow-Up Documented

    317

    Adult Major Depressive Disorder (MDD): Coordination of Care of Patients with Specific Comorbid Conditions

    325