With these endorsements, a total of five ACS NSQIP outcomes-based measures have now been endorsed by NQF. Previously endorsed measures include elderly surgery outcomes, colectomy outcomes, and lower-extremity vascular bypass outcomes.
News from the American College of Surgeons: National Quality Forum Endorses Two American College of Surgeons NSQIP Measures
American College of Surgeons Surgical Outcomes-Based Measures Are Developed in Partnership with CMS and the CDC. This Approval Marks Latest Step in Path to National Implementation
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