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Ophthalmology (Eyes)

Hospitals report annual procedure volume for ophthalmology (eyes) procedures including: 

  • Anterior Segment Eye Procedures 

  • Posterior Segment Eye Procedures 

Experts agree that patients often have better outcomes when their procedure is performed by a surgeon and surgical teams with adequate, ongoing experience performing a particular procedure. However, Leapfrog has not yet established minimum hospital or surgeon volume standards.

Time Period Covered

  • 01/01/2019 - 12/31/2019

Patients Included in the Measure

  • Outpatients (Patients who are admitted and discharged on the same day)

  • Adults