Use of Opioids at High Dosage (HDO)

HEDIS® Measurement Description: The proportion of members 18 years and older who received prescription opioids at a high dosage (average morphine milligram equivalent dose [MME] ≥90) for ≥15 days during the measurement year.

Note: A lower rate indicates better performance.

Measure Identifier: HEDIS_HDO.A

Please see Report Details below for more information on selected subgroups, organizations, and aggregation.



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