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Followup visit for children and adolescents on antipsychotics

Numerator: One or more followup visits with a practitioner with prescribing authority, within 30 days of the date on which a new antipsychotic prescription was dispensed.

Denominator Statement: Children age 1 to 20 years with a new prescription of an antipsychotic medication during the measurement year.

Measure Set: PQMP

Data Source: Administrative (claims) DataHealth Plan/Insurance Data

Target Population: Adolescents, Children

Categories: Access to and quality of health care services, Health Service Utilization, Mental, relational, emotional, and behavioral health services

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Keywords: Medication Management, Mental/Behavioral Health Treatment

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