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DQA Measure Activities

Program Level Measure Development: Current Projects Underway

The DQA is currently testing a starter set of adult quality measures for feasibility, validity, reliability and usability:

  • Periodontal oral evaluation for adults with a history of treated periodontitis
  • Periodontal services for adults with a history of treated periodontitis
  • Topical fluoride intensity for adults at elevated caries risk
  • Caries risk documentation
  • Emergency department visits - adults
  • Follow up after emergency department visits - adults

Program Level Measures Identified for Future Development

The DQA currently has several measures for adult, pediatric, and the nursing home population under consideration for testing:

Environmental Scan 

DQA Annual Measure Review Reports

Measure Development Process