Nicoletti`s Analysis for 2015-03-28

AMI Care Checklist
Patient Name:
1. Diagnosis of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)?
2. Aspirin within 24 hours of arrival? *
3. Beta-blocker within 24 hours of arrival? *
4. LDL-c within 24 hours of arrival? (Test)
5. Thrombolytics within 30 minutes of arrival?
6. PCI within 120 minutes of arrival?
7. Prescription for aspirin at discharge? *
8. Prescription for beta-blocker at discharge? *
9. Prescription for ACEI or ARB for LVSD? *
10. If LDL-c >130 mg/dL, prescription for a lipid-lowering agent at discharge? (Test)
11. LDL-c known or planned after discharge? * (Test)
12. Documentation of smoking cessation counseling or advice?
13. Was there inpatient mortality?
* If answer is “no,” physician, PA, or NP should document the reason in the medical record.
MO-05-06-ACM December 2005 This material was prepared by Primaris, the Medicare Quality Improvement Organization for Missouri, under contract with
the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The contents presented do not
necessarily reflect CMS policy.