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MMS Resources and Templates

Supplemental Materials

Supplemental materials provide more detail about the Measure Lifecycle and/or specific types of measures. Download the files below. 

*Please note: If the date on the document does not correspond with the Date Content Last Updated in the table, it indicates the document has minor changes such as updating URLs and fixes to typographical errors.

Supplemental Material Name

Date Content

Last Updated*

CMS MMS Blueprint QuickStart GuideJuly 2023
CMS Consensus-Based Entity (CBE) Endorsement and MaintenanceUnder Revision
QDM Categories with ONC-HITSC Recommended TerminologiesN/A
Composite Measures for Accountability ProgramsAugust 2023
Cost and Resource Use MeasuresAugust 2023

Electronic Clinical Quality Measures (eCQM) Specification, Testing, Standards, Tools, and Community

eCQM Logic Quality Assurance Checklist

October 2023
Environmental Scans for Quality MeasurementAugust 2023
Measure CalculationsDecember 2023
Measure Harmonization, Respecification, and AdoptionAugust 2023
Measure Maintenance ReviewsMay 2022
Multiple Chronic Conditions MeasuresAugust 2023
Patient-Reported Outcome MeasuresDecember 2023
Person and Family Engagement in Quality MeasurementDecember 2023
Population Health MeasuresDecember 2023
Risk Adjustment in Quality Measurement August 2023
Technical Expert Panels (TEPs)August 2023


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