ABOUT OUR REGISTRIES

SaferMD offers two registries:

The SaferMD Qualified Registry, offering all of the standard CMS MIPS measures.  This registry may be used by every specialty.

 

The SaferMD Qualified Clinical Data Registry (QCDR) offers exclusive measures for radiologists, and all of the standard CMS MIPS measures.

SaferMD 2018 QCDR Measures

Critical Result: Pulmonary Embolism

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD1

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Critical Result: Pulmonary Embolism

MEASURE TITLE: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Pulmonary Embolism diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Pulmonary Embolism

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating pulmonary embolism that were reported to the ordering clinician within 40 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: ICH

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD2

MEASURE TITLE :Critical Result: ICH

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: ICH diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR:Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate ICH

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating ICH that were reported to the ordering clinician within 35 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Aortic Dissection

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD3

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Aortic Dissection

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Aortic Dissection diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR:Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Aortic Dissection

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating Aortic Dissection that were reported to the ordering clinician within 15 minutes minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Occlusive Intracranial Stroke

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD8

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Occlusive Intracranial Stroke

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Occlusive intracranial stroke diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR:Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Occlusive intracranial stroke

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating occlusive intracranial stroke that were reported to the ordering clinician within 30 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Placental Abruption

MEASURE ID:NJIISMD9

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Placental abruption

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Placental abruption diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Placental abruption

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating placental abruption that were reported to the ordering clinician within 20 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD10

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Ruptured ectopic pregnancy diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Ruptured ectopic pregnancy

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating Ruptured ectopic pregnancy that were reported to the ordering clinician within 10 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: New Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD11

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: New Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: New DVT diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate New DVT

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating a new deep venous thrombosis (DVT) that were reported to the ordering clinician within 25 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Ectopic Pregnancy

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD12

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Ectopic Pregnancy

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Ectopic Pregnancy diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Ectopic Pregnancy

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating ectopic pregnancy that were reported to the ordering clinician within 20 minutes of exam completion

Result Requiring Follow Up Protocol

MEASURE ID: NJIISMD17

MEASURE TITLE: Result Requiring Follow Up Protocol

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: ICH diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that require follow up exams

NUMERATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads indicating a result requiring follow up when the referring clinician is notified within 36 hours of exam completion

Critical Result: Cord Compression

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD19

MEASURE TITLE: Critical Result: Cord Compression

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Cord Compression diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Cord Compression

NUMERATOR: Number of exams a radiologist reads indicating Cord Compression that were reported to the ordering clinician within 40 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: CTA of GI bleed

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD20

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: CTA of GI bleed

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: GI Bleed diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate GI Bleed

NUMERATOR: Number of CT Angiography (CTA) exams a radiologist reads indicating GI Bleed that were reported to the ordering clinician within 40 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Positive Bleeding Scan

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD21

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Positive bleeding scan

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Positive Bleeding Scan

DENOMINATOR: Number of times a radiologist reads a positive bleeding scan

NUMERATOR: Number of times a radiologist reads indicating Positive Bleeding Scan that were reported to the ordering clinician within 40 minutes of exam completion

Critical Result: Acute Ocular injury

MEASURE ID:  NJIISMD22

MEASURE TITLE: Critical Result: Acute Ocular injury

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting Critical Result: Acute Ocular Injury diagnosed on radiology exams

DENOMINATOR: Number of diagnostic exams a radiologist reads that demonstrate Acute Ocular Injury

NUMERATOR: Number of trauma exams a radiologist reads indicating Acute Ocular Injury that were reported to the ordering clinician within 30 minutes of exam completion

Urgent Result: Breast Specimen Radiography

MEASURE ID: SMD23

MEASURE DESCRIPTION:  Urgent Result: Breast Specimen Radiography

MEASURE TITLE:  Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Breast Specimen Radiography

DENOMINATOR:  Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Breast Specimen Radiography

NUMERATOR: Number of breast specimen radiography exams read that were reported to the ordering clinician within 20 minutes of exam completion.

Critical Result: Testicular Torsion

MEASURE ID:  SMD24

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Testicular Torsion

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Testicular Torsion

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Testicular Torsion

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating testicular torsion that were reported to the ordering clinician within 15 minutes of exam completion.

Critical Result: Subdural Hematoma

MEASURE ID:  SMD25

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Subdural hematoma

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Subdural hematoma

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Subdural hematoma

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating subdural hematoma that were reported to the ordering clinician within 15 minutes of exam completion.

GI Radiography Result Notification

MEASURE ID:  SMD24

Critical Result: Bowel Obstruction

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Bowel Obstruction

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Bowel Obstruction

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Bowel Obstruction

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating bowel obstruction that were reported to the ordering clinician within 25 minutes of exam completion

 

Critical Result: Sigmoid Volvulus

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Sigmoid Volvulus

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Testicular Torsion

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Testicular Torsion

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating sigmoid volvulus that were reported to the ordering clinician within 15 minutes of exam completion

Chest Imaging Result Notification

MEASURE ID:  SMD27

Critical Result: Pneumothorax

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Pneumathorax

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Pneumothorax

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Pneumothorax

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating pneumothorax that were reported to the ordering clinician within 60 minutes of exam completion

 

Critical Result: Tension Pneumothorax

MEASURE ID:  SMD27

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Tension Pneumothorax

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Tension Pneumothorax

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating tension pneumothorax that were reported to the ordering clinician within 30 minutes of exam completion

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating tension pneumothorax that were reported to the ordering clinician within 30 minutes of exam completion

 

Follow Up Result: Suspicious Lung Nodule

MEASURE ID:  SMD27

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Tension Pneumothorax

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Suspicious Lung Nodule

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Suspicious Lung Nodule

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating a suspicious lung nodule that were reported to the ordering clinician within 24 hours of exam completion

MSK Imaging Result Notifications

MEASURE ID:  SMD28

Critical Result: Fracture C-Spine

MEASURE TITLE : Critical Result: Fracture C-Spine

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of C-Spine fracture

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Fracture C-Spine

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating cervical spine fracture that were reported to the ordering clinician within 10 minutes of exam completion

Urgent Result: Osteomyelitis

MEASURE TITLE : Urgent Result: Osteomyelitis

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Osteomyelitis

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Osteomyelitis

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating osteomyelitis that were reported to the ordering clinician within 90 minutes of exam completion

 

Urgent Result: Meniscal Tear

MEASURE TITLE : Urgent Result: Meniscal Tear

MEASURE DESCRIPTION: Efficiency of reporting radiographic findings of Meniscal Tear

DENOMINATOR: Number of imaging exams interpreted that indicate Meniscal Tear

NUMERATOR: Number of imaging exams read indicating meniscal tear that were reported to the ordering clinician within 6 hours of exam completion