TABLE A.6. Measurement of Preventive Health Services and Laboratory Monitoring

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TABLE A.6. Measurement of Preventive Health Services and Laboratory Monitoring

EBPNumeratorDenominator
Physical health maintenanceBeneficiaries with at least one claim during the study period for a comprehensive health examination or health behavior counselingBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
Breast, cervical, or colon cancer screeningBeneficiaries with at least one claim for a mammogram, Pap smear, or colonoscopy during the study periodBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
Diabetes screeningBeneficiaries with at least one claim during the study period for a glucose testBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder with at least one prescription fill for an antipsychotic
Cardiovascular disease screeningBeneficiaries with at least one claim during the study period for a cholesterol testBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder with at least one prescription fill for an antipsychotic and no diagnosis or procedures indicating prior cardiovascular problems
Lithium monitoringBeneficiaries with at least one claim during the study period for lithium level screeningBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder with at least one prescription fill for lithium
Anticonvulsant monitoringBeneficiaries with at least one claim during the study period for valproate or carbamazepine level screeningBeneficiaries diagnosed with schizophrenia or bipolar disorder with at least one prescription fill for valproate or carbamazepine