Mount Carmel Health Partners HEDIS Tip Sheets - Page 18

HEDIS Tip Sheet Member Outreach Tips: • Ask patients if they have had a dilated eye exam this year before reminding them they are due. • If patients have not had a dilated eye exam this year, encourage them to schedule one with their optometrist or ophthalmologist. Supplemental Data Tips • Record the date of the dilated eye exam, as well as the result (negative or positive for nephropathy). • Member reported data is not allowed; please make sure there is a letter or report (including the date of the exam) from an optometrist or ophthalmologist present in the medical record. • If the patient meets exclusion criteria, please record it for future reference. 18