HEDIS and Accreditation Standards Changes 2018

We’ve released the new technical specifications for the 2018 edition of the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®). The new HEDIS technical specifications include seven new measures, changes to four existing measures and two cross-cutting topics that address issues across multiple measures.


For more information, refer to the full measure specifications in HEDIS 2018 Volume 2: Technical Specifications for Health Plans. HEDIS publications are available in print and electronically. To order, call 888-275-7585 or visit the NCQA Publications website.