CHA News Article

Hospital OQR Provides Additional ‘Door to Evaluation’ Guidance

The Hospital Outpatient Quality Reporting (OQR) Program has updated a fact sheet with “Door to Evaluation” guidelines in response to recently raised questions and the increased implementation of electronic health records. The new version reflects revised timelines and other guidance for getting a patient from the facility door to direct, personal contact with a qualified medical professional. The attached fact sheet includes clarification and a self-quiz. Additional information is available on the QualityNet website at