NCQA press releases and announcements.
Today, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) released new technical specifications for the 2017 edition of health care’s most widely used performance improvement tool, the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS1).
In comments filed in response to the proposed rule implementing the Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA), the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) reiterates its strong support for the law, while recommending the final rule lay out a clear path for how clinicians can advance into more organized delivery systems with greater quality improvement potential.
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is proud to announce Stephen O. Easterday will join the NCQA team as Vice President, Quality Solutions Group, on April 25.
Here’s some good news for pediatric specialists: those who have earned Recognition in NCQA’s Patient-Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP) program are now eligible to claim Part 4 Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credit toward medical board requirements.
Building upon its existing Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition program, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is seeking comments for the 2017 PCMH Standards.
Program will provide more solutions for specialty practices to achieve recognition
NCQA Patient-Centered Connected Care™ Recognizing Trusted Partners for Patient care
Certified measures are exempt from source code review during an NCQA HEDIS® Compliance Audit™ and P4P Audit Review™
It’s finally here for your viewing pleasure, a cleaned up version of the NCQA Google Hangout discussing our Recognition Redesign efforts.
This is the first post in a three-part blog series evaluating person-centered care planning
Seeks Feedback on Proposed Accreditation Standards February 24–March 23
NCQA Seeks Feedback on Changes to Health Plan Accreditation 2017 and Managed Behavioral Healthcare Organization Accreditation 2017
Public Comment Period Is February 24–March 23, 2016
Media Information and Contacts
NCQA can suggest experts from the topics below. E-Mail us to request a media interview, or contact Matt Brock, Communications Director at 202-955-1739.
Expertise include, but are not limited to, the following healthcare topics:
- Measurement and Quality Improvement
- Patient-Centered Medical Home
- How To Find a Health Plan?
- How To Find a Provider?
- America's Annual Health Care Quality Check Up
- Accountable Care Organizations
- Getting Efficient, High Quality Care