Communication and shared decision making with patients and families for interventional oncology procedures

NQF ENDORSEMENT STATUS: Not Endorsed  |  NQF ID: 9999  |  MEASURE TYPE: Process  |  INFO AS OF: Not available  |  CMIT ID: 5408  |  REVISION: 1
Percentage of patients who have undergone an interventional oncology ablation or catheter-directed therapy with documentation that the intent of the procedure (e.g., cure, downstaging to curative resection/transplantation, prolongation of survival, palliation) was discussed with the patient and/or family member
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Description Percentage of patients who have undergone an interventional oncology ablation or catheter-directed therapy with documentation that the intent of the procedure (e.g., cure, downstaging to curative resection/transplantation, prolongation of survival, palliation) was discussed with the patient and/or family member
Numerator Patients who have undergone a percutaneous ablation procedure, bland embolization of a malignancy, chemoembolization or radioembolization with documentation that the intent of the procedure was discussed with the patient, and/or family member
Denominator Patients who have undergone a percutaneous ablation procedure, bland embolization of a malignancy, chemoembolization or radioembolization
Denominator Exclusions None
Rationale As with any cancer therapy, patients and family members may misunderstand or not know the intent of an interventional oncologic procedure. This measure aims to enhance the patient experience with health care by increasing patient and family understanding of their care and to promote an environment of shared decision-making. The American Society of Clinical Oncology has a similar practice guideline for medical oncologists providing chemotherapy.
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Steward Society of Interventional Radiology
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Measure Type Process
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Healthcare Priority Ensuring that Each Person and Family is Engaged as Partners in their Care
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NQF Endorsement Status Not Endorsed
NQF ID 9999  (NQF Website )
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Conditions Malignant Neoplasm (Cancer)
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MUC Year 2014
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