To better understand the basics of performance measures please visit the
Performance Measures FAQ
Resources that offer a quick glance at technical terminology and review of endorsement process.
National Quality Forum's (NQF) Field Guide
Performance Measures in Orthopaedics Webinar - Stay informed and take an active role in developing and implementing Orthopaedic Performance Measures
Quality Outcomes Data Workgroup Recommendations Webinar - Explore the development of
the QOD’s recommendations and future plans.
Performance Measures Development Webinar - Take a detailed look at the National Quality Strategy and AAOS Measure Development Process.
Public Reporting of Provider Performance
position statement was developed as an educational tool to provide more background information on the use of public reporting.
To learn more about measure endorsement by the National Quality Forum visit their website at
Center for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS)
provides information about the
Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS).
For more information about Performance Measures, contact Jackie Ryan, Manager of Performance Measures, Department of Research, Quality and Scientific Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org