Use of Opioids at High Dosage (UOD)

HEDIS® Measurement Description: For members 18 years and older, the rate per 1,000 receiving prescription opioids for >=15 days during the measurement year at a high dosage (average morphine equivalent dose [MED] >120 mg).

Note: A lower rate indicates better performance.

Measure Identifier: HEDIS_UOD.A

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