Each month CMS requires submission of the minimum clinical values for each patient at the facility. The minimum values are:


Hemodialysis: There are 12 minimum required fields for the hemodialysis collection type.

Medication Allergies

Patient Education on Sodium Restriction

Interdialytic Time

Influenza Vaccination

Post Dialysis Target Weight for Session

Pneumococcal Vaccination

ESA Prescribed

Hepatitis B Vaccination 1

Intravenous (IV) Iron Prescribed

Non-Oral Vitamin D Analog Prescribed

Oral (PO) Iron Prescribed

Oral Vitamin D Analog Prescribed

 

Peritoneal Dialysis: There are 10 minimum required fields for the peritoneal collection type.

Medication Allergies

Patient Education on Sodium Restriction

Weekly Kt/V (when certain other fields are populated)

Influenza Vaccination

ESA Prescribed

Pneumococcal Vaccination

Intravenous (IV) Iron Prescribed

Hepatitis B Vaccination 1

Oral (PO) Iron Prescribed

Oral Vitamin B Analog Prescribed

 

Vascular Access: There are 5 minimum required fields for the vascular access collection type.

Current Access Type

AV Fistula Maturing

Date Access Type Changed

AV Graft Maturing

Date of Reported Dialysis Session

(When vascular access information entered or changed)


Clinical Measure examples, can be accessed here.


NOTE: Other fields may be required depending on the access type selected.