FACCT Measures — Asthma

Publication Date: March 1999

Publisher: FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability

Author(s): FACCT - The Foundation for Accountability

Research Area: FACCT

Keywords: quality of care; data collection; national health care

Type: Report


This paper describes FACCT’s adult asthma measures and methodology and provides the survey items and guidelines for identification of the eligible population, case finding, severity adjustment, data collection, calculating and scoring the measures, and transmitting the data to a measurement vendor or other third party.