The results below represent 129,141 patients who should have had a BMI screening. Read More About This Measure
The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, June 2012, recommends that clinicians screen all adult patients for obesity and offer intensive counseling and behavioral interventions to promote sustained weight loss for obese adults.
In addition, the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement (ICSI, 2011) Prevention and Management of Obesity (Mature Adolescents and Adults) provides the following guidance:
This measure assesses adults ages 18 through 85 who have had a minimum of one BMI Test annually.