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Direct Data Submission Update

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Cycle A measures (Colorectal Cancer Screening, Depression Care, Optimal Asthma Control – Adult and Children, Optimal Diabetes Care, Optimal Vascular Care) have been approved, and final statewide results are published on MN Community Measurement’s health scorecard, MNHealthScores.org.

Cycle B measures (Adolescent Mental Health and/or Depression Screening, Spine Surgery Lumbar Discectomy/Laminotomy and Lumbar Fusion, and Total Knee Replacement) will be approved soon. The Adolescent Mental Health and/or Depression Screening final statewide results will be published on MNHealthScores.org in July, and the orthopedic measures will be published in October.

Results for Cycle A and B measures will also be published in MNCM topic reports later this year.

Thank you to all participating medical groups for timely submission and validation of data used to calculate these measures. Data collection guides and resources for the 2020 report year will be available in October; please stay tuned for more information.

If you have questions, please email support@mncm.org or call 612-746-4522.