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
Additional Information: http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/factsheets/index.html#tab1
Keywords: Medication Management, Mental/Behavioral Health Treatment
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