Core Measures

We are a provider of remote-access data abstraction and support services for both Inpatient & Outpatient Core Measures.  In operation since 2005, DASpecialists has become the most experienced and knowledgeable outsourcing provider of abstraction & analysis services and education to hospitals and hospital systems nationwide. These services are provided by clinical RN's with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in healthcare data abstraction and analysis industry. Our abstractors are knowledgeable in all facets of the specific measures and/or registries for which they abstract.

DAS assists hospitals to meet CMS, JCAHO, HQF, IHI and other measurement specifications for performance monitoring and payor requirements through the use of professional abstraction personnel for data collection, data abstraction and data entry into each hospital's existing measure software system.  We provide cost-effective retrospective and modified concurrent abstraction solutions for numerous voluntary and mandated outcome measures via remote access to your hospital's EMR and other applicable applications.

DAS provides data abstraction support services for CMS, JCAHO, and other national quality core and non-core measure initiatives including:

  • AMI
  • HF
  • PN
  • SCIP
  • VTE
  • Perinatal Care (Mom & Baby)
  • Stroke
  • Global Measures (IP ED, IMM, TOB, SUB)
  • HOP CP/AMI
  • HOP ED TPT
  • HOP PM
  • HOP STK
  • Sepsis
  • HBIPS
  • Infection Control Sets (CLABSI, CAUTI, SSI & VAE)