Primaris has been a pioneer of core measures since our work with The Joint Commission (TJC) in 1999. We have trained hundreds of core measures abstractors and advised clients on clinical documentation improvement since the original core measures pilot project.

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Primaris abstractors maintain a >95% accuracy on inter-rater reliability (IRR) review. Recent averages have been 98%. We configure reporting and feedback processes to meet specific needs and use our experience of working with providers and platforms to suggest clinical documentation improvement that can improve scores.

Primaris provides core measures abstraction services for the following:

Inpatient Quality Measures

  • Stroke
  • Sepsis
  • Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

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  • Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Chest Pain
  • Emergency Department Throughput
  • Pain Management
  • Stroke

Global Inpatient Measures

  • Emergency Department
  • Substance Abuse
  • Tobacco Treatment

Perinatal Care Measures 

  • Elective Delivery
  • Cesarean Birth
  • Antenatal Steroids
  • Healthcare-associated BSI in Newborns
  • Exclusive Breast Milk Feeding
  • Unexpected Complications in Term Newborns

Inpatient Psychiatric Facility (Hospital-based)

  • Hospital-Based Inpatient Psychiatric Services
  • Substance Use Screening & Intervention
  • Tobacco Use Screening & Treatment
  • Influenza Immunization
  • Care Transition
  • Metabolic Screening

Web-Based Measures

  • Screening Colonoscopy
  • High-Risk Colonoscopy
  • External Beam Radiotherapy
  • Cataracts
  • External Beam Radiotherapy

We also provide abstraction services for state-mandated measures such as the following:

  • Emergency Department Transfers Communication (EDTC)
  • Florida Trauma Registry
  • Minnesota Community Measurement


Reporting on a core measure not listed? Reach out to us and ask! Working collaboratively with clients, we build and maintain the exact blend of chart abstraction and value-added services.