National Committee for Quality Assurance
- Controlling high blood pressure: percentage of members 18 to 85 years of age who had a diagnosis of hypertension (HTN) and whose BP was adequately controlled during the measurement year, based on age/condition-specific criteria. This updates a previously published measure summary.
- Persistence of beta-blocker treatment after a heart attack: percentage of members 18 years of age and older during the measurement year who were hospitalized and discharged from July 1 of the year prior to the measurement year to June 30 of the measurement year with a diagnosis of AMI and who received persistent beta-blocker treatment for six months after discharge. This updates a previously published measure summary.
- Statin therapy for patients with cardiovascular disease: percentage of males 21 to 75 years of age and females 40 to 75 years of age during the measurement year who were identified as having clinical ASCVD who remained on a high- or moderate-intensity statin medication for at least 80% of the treatment period.