High-risk deliveries at facilities with level 3 or higher NICU services
Numerator: Number of eligible deliveries that occur in hospitals with level 3 or higher NICU services on campus.
Denominator Statement: Number of deliveries using as sources: Maternal and infant ICD-9 codes, and Maternal DRG, CPT codes, and revenue codes when available.
Measure Set: PQMP
Data Source: Administrative Data; Health Care Professional ReportHealth Plan/Insurance Data
Target Population: Women
Categories: Access to and quality of health care services, Quality of Care, Appropriateness of care process
Additional Information: http://www.ahrq.gov/policymakers/chipra/factsheets/index.html#tab1
Keywords: Maternal child health
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