Epilepsy forms part of the clinical domains area of QOF.

 

There is 1 Epilepsy QOF indicator:

 

EP001 – includes patients aged 18years and over with a diagnosis of epilepsy, which has not been followed by a epilepsy resolved code AND they have been issued epilepsy medication within the last 6 months.

 

Please note there are no personalised care adjustments (PCA) to remove patients from the register.


Achievement


Indicator

Points

Threshold

EP001. The contractor establishes and maintains a register of patients aged 18 or over receiving drug treatment for epilepsy.

1

N/A


Ardens EMIS Resources to support Epilepsy for QOF

Clinical Templates

The following template are available to support staff with recording QOF activity for epilepsy patients.

 

  • Chronic Disease Templates - the Ardens Epilepsy template contains a QOF only page for capturing all the QOF requirements for the current financial year.
  • Multi-Morbidity Templates – for patients with multiple long-term conditions and to capture all QOF requirements for all conditions relevant to the specific patient.

 

Searches

The following searches are available to support staff with achieving your QOF cancer indicators.

 

  • Case Finders Searches - contains a suite of searches to identify potential cancer patients missing from your practice QOF register.
  • QOF Monitor Dashboard – works with the Ardens Manager QOF dashboard to allow a visual of QOF performance in monetary and points values.

 

If you require any further assistance on the process above, please contact Ardens support on: support-emis@ardens.org.uk