Pharmacotherapy Management of COPD Exacerbation (PCE) by Subpopulation: Systemic Corticosteroid
HEDIS® Measurement Definition: The percentage of COPD exacerbations for members 40 years of age and older who had an acute inpatient discharge or ED visit on or between January 1-November 30 of the measurement year and who were dispensed appropriate medications for the following rate:
- Dispensed a systemic corticosteroid (or there was evidence of an active prescription) within 14 days of the event.
Measure Identifier: HEDIS_PCE.01_SUB
Please see Report Details below for more information on selected subgroups, organizations, and aggregation.
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