On Demand

The Fundamentals of Health Plan Accreditation (HPA)

Built on more than 25 years of experience, NCQA Health Plan Accreditation provides a rigorous and all-inclusive outline for quality improvement and measurement.

About this On Demand Training

Cost: $99

The Fundamentals of Health Plan Accreditation (HPA)

Built on more than 25 years of experience, NCQA Health Plan Accreditation provides a rigorous and all-inclusive outline for quality improvement and measurement. If you are new to NCQA or Health Plan Accreditation since 2020, this beginner’s module provides a high-level overview. This 50-minute, self-paced module introduces participants to NCQA and the framework designed to improve the quality of care and services through NCQA’s Accreditation process.

What You Will Learn

  • Review how to read a standard.
  • Explain Accreditation components and how they result in a status.
  • Discuss core scoring and evaluation concepts.
  • Describe how Health Plan Ratings are part of Accreditation.

Who Should Attend

  • Administrators and Clinicians
  • Consultants, Contractors, and Vendors
  • Directors, Managers, Specialists, and Coordinators
  • Professionals at Health Plans or Managed Care Organizations
  • Professionals of Credentialing or Provider Relations
  • Professionals of Case, Utilization, or Care Management
  • Professionals of Compliance, Regulation, or Public Policy
  • Professionals of Population or Public Health
  • Professionals of Performance, Quality, or Risk Management

Continuing Education

This live webinar provides maintenance of certification credit (1 points) under "other continuing education" for PCMH CCEs.  This is a non AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM, ANA CNE, APA, ACPE and ASWB ACE activity. 

Event Type
  1. On Demand
Policies and Discounts

Includes the printable registration form, substitutions, transfers/credits and cancellation policies as well as other education policies and discount information.

Read Policies
Publications & Products

View all NCQA publications and products, including HEDIS manuals, Accreditation standards and NCQA newsletters.

View All
Customer Support

NCQA Customer Support is available Monday – Friday, 8:30 – 5:00 ET M-F.
Call: 888.275.7585

Contact NCQA
  • Save

    Save your favorite pages and receive notifications whenever they’re updated.

    You will be prompted to log in to your NCQA account.

  • Email

    Share this page with a friend or colleague by Email.

    We do not share your information with third parties.

  • Print

    Print this page.

Have a Team?
Get Virtual Team Training

NCQA can bring virtual or in-person training to you and your team of 20 people or more.