There were minor updates to the
Get With The Guidelines Stroke PMT
on August 29th. See
for details of the update.
Here is the summary:
Discharge Data Elements:
A new data element, “Smoking Cessation Therapies Prescribed” was added to allow you to track the specific types of cessation therapies your institution is providing at hospital discharge.
EMS Form Group Data Elements:
Addition of BE FAST and MEND as options for Stroke Screen Tool used
Addition of optional data element “Initial Blood Pressure by EMS”
Pre-Hospital Care Report:
Update report outputs and naming descriptions based on UAT feedback
Acute Stroke Ready Data Elements now available:
A form group was added to facilitate the tracking of TJC Acute Stroke Ready (ASR) data elements. The data elements support tracking of the ASR inpatient and outpatient measures listed below.
While the data elements are available now, the measures will be added in a
To turn on the form group, contact the IQVIA support desk
added to your GWTG-Stroke Account. Please include your Hospital Name, Mailing
Address and Site ID in the email.
There was also an update to the
Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation PMT
on the same date. Find the details
and the summary below:
Updates to the CPA Newly born form: "Newly Born Epinephrine Dose" to accept 2 precisions after the decimal point (eg., .04)
Updates to CPA, ARC, and PCAC forms
New warning message on Admit Discharge form for CPC/PCPC scores to remind users to enter data in these fields
Coming soon are additional updates to measures, along with a new and easy-to-use report bundle! There will be a customer webinar which will cover information from both updates. Please keep an eye out for additional information about the next release and webinar.