OQR: The Life and Times of a Measure: An Overview of the Measure Development Process

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Archived

10:00 AM, 2:00 PM ET


Join us while we present a brief overview of the measurement development process. Find out the steps involved for a measure to become part of this program

Target Audience:

Individuals in the OQR community who are interested in knowing how a measure becomes incorporated and implemented as a measure for this reporting program


  • Summarize the stages of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) measure development process.
  • List at least four measure classifications.
  • Describe how the rule-making process affects measure implementation for this program.


  • Dianne Glymph, MLIS
    Project Coordinator, Hospital OQR Program Support Contractor


  • Pam Rutherford, RN, BSN
    Project Manager, Hospital OQR Program Support Contractor

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