Availability of OPD maternal fetal medicine and specialty care for women with high-risk pregnancies
The extent to which women with high-risk pregnancies have outpatient visits with a maternal fetal medicine specialist or specialist during pregnancy.
Numerator: The number of eligible (defined by a series of ICD and procedure codes) high-risk pregnant women who have the specified number of maternal fetal medicine or indicated subspecialty visits during their pregnancy (includes eight sub-measures).
Denominator Statement: Overall number of eligible qualifying high-risk pregnancies using the indicated look-back period.
Measure Set: PQMP
Data Source: Administrative (claims) DataAdministrative Data & Health Records
Target Population: Pregnant Women
Categories: Access to and quality of health and related services, Health Coverage and Access to Care, Access to health professionals and facilities
Additional Information: https://www.ahrq.gov/sites/default/files/wysiwyg/policymakers/chipra/factsheets/chipra_1415-p009-1-ef.pdf
Keywords: Maternal health
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