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The PHCQA Performance & Progress Report on hosptial quality

Initial Antibiotic Selection

Percent of immunocompetent (immune system is working properly and is able to respond correctly) patients with pneumonia who receive an initial antibiotic regimen that is consistent with current guidelines. (CMS)

NOTE: Use caution when drawing conclusions when the sample size is small (generally considered 25 cases or less).