Our Public Policy team regularly submits comment letters to federal and state entities on a broad range of health care topics. Read our most recent comment letters below.
NCQA believes increased support for reporting clinical quality performance measurement data via electronic clinical data systems is essential for improving flexibility and efficiency.
NCQA provides feedback on proposed updates to the Quality Payment Program for CY2018
NCQA urges CMS to allow deeming for accredited Exchange plans, and to reduce clinical quality measure reporting burden by moving to well-designed & tested electronic clinical quality measures.
NCQA supports expanded telehealth, more site-neutral payments, and urges support for quality reporting via electronic data systems to reduce burden on clinicians.
NCQA supports bipartisan legislation to improve advanced and end-of-life care.
NCQA and eight other leading health groups are urging CMS to give clinicians MACRA Advanced APM credit for participating in Medicare Advantage APMs.
NCQA and 15 consumer and behavioral health advocacy groups urged CMS to add behavioral measures to the Medicare Advantage Star Ratings.
NCQA urged CMS to add behavioral measures to the Medicare Advantage Star Ratings and remove the benchmark cap that prevents some high quality plans from getting bonuses they have earned.
NCQA provides feedback on RFI for new and existing models of integrated care.
NCQA and more than 120 other leading health care organizations are urging Congress to continue focusing on value-based, patient-centered reforms.
NCQA supports opioid limit and value-based insurance design proposals.
NCQA provides comment on the final rule for implementing the Medicare Access & CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA).