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Slide Presentation of the 2007 Annual Meeting of AHRQ

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Claims-based measures

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  • Limitations
    • Inaccuracies inherent to billing procedures and claims data
    • Lack of specificity
    • Fails to capture meaningful patient-clinician encounters that are not face-to-face


In short, there are several limitations of claims based obesity measures, such as..., that the use of EMR templates can address

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