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Quality Measures

33 ACO Quality Measures Specifications Sheet At-A-Glance

2012 ACO Narrative Quality Measures Specifications Manual [PDF, 568KB]

This document provides guidance about the 33 required quality measures that are part of the quality performance standard, including the Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems (CAHPS) patient experience survey measures, claims-based measures, the Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Program measure, and the required Group Practice Reporting Option (GPRO) web interface quality measures that are required for purposes of ACO participants earning a Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) incentive under the Medicare Shared Savings Program.