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Pulmonology Coding Alert

Quality Measures:
Get Ready To Report This New Revised Bronchodilator Measure In 2017

ATS adds specificity to the bronchodilator measure #52 Come January, and your provider will need to upgrade reporting of COPD and bronchodilator use. Do you know how to fulfill the revised quality measure? Tip: Watch for a new prescription of long-acting bronchodilators requirement. Background: As of now, the current measure your provider uses is measure 52 (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease [...]