Following the public comment period, the AMA-convened Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement® (PCPI®) announces the 30-day voting period for measure sets and provides the measure set for review along with a table of all public comments received and responses from the measure work group.
Full voting members of the PCPI, through their designated primary or alternate representative, are requested to vote on behalf of their organization. Limited voting members may be allowed to vote, depending on the measure topic area. Measures are approved by an affirmative majority PCPI vote. The vote from every voting member organization is important.
The following measure is available for vote
The PCPI is initiating a 30-day voting period and seeking your vote on individual measures within the Asthma measures set.
The Asthma Work Group proposes this set of measures to address the evaluation of asthma control (including impairment and risk), tobacco smoke exposure, the optimization of pharmacologic treatment and patient centered care and education on the management of asthma.
The 30-day voting period begins on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, and will close at 5 p.m. Central Time on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014. The PCPI encourages all voting member organizations to vote. Each vote is critical for us to meet the required quorum. Abstentions are welcome and should be noted on the ballot.