A June 2021 Issue Brief from NCQA summarizes key considerations in using HEDIS to assess and advance health equity.
- Defining frequently used terms—including terms that are often conflated or misused.
- Using HEDIS to gauge language diversity and racial/ethnic diversity among health plan members.
- Using administrative and community-level proxy data to detect social needs.
Fill out the form to download the Health Equity and Social Determinants of Health in HEDIS: Data for Measurement issue brief.