EHR Objective 6: Patient-Specific Education
Measure: Use Open Dental to identify and provide education resources for more than 10% of all unique patients who have office visits during a reporting period. Education resources can be based on problems, medications, lab results, or tobacco use.
Yes, if a provider has no office visits.
2017 Spec Sheet (PDF)
Patients must meet a defined criteria before an education resource will be triggered in the Education Resource window. When you set up triggers and education resources, be thoughtful of what you choose as criteria. Available criteria can be based on problems, medications, or lab orders. We suggest you set up multiple criteria options. You will need to provide resources to more than 10% of patients in the denominator, thus education resource criteria should be applicable to more than 10% of patients. Ideas for triggers:
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