Use of HEDIS Measures

The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures focuses on 6 domains of care and is one of the mostly used performance improvement tools. The HEDIS measure is managed by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), which is an...

HEDIS Timeline for First Part of 2020

Every year the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) updates and makes changes to the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures. It is known that the HEDIS measure is one of the most widely used health care performance improvement...

Need HEDIS Training?

The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is a widely used performance improvement tool in healthcare. There are many healthcare plans, physicians, and other organizations that report HEDIS results. But understanding the HEDIS measures and knowing...

Need Extra Cash for Christmas Shopping?

This is a time of holiday celebration and a time for gift giving. Buying gifts for family and friends is something many people do during this Christmas time. But getting everyone gifts can become expensive. If you are a nurse with experience in HEDIS, then you are in...

The Future of HEDIS: Digital Measures & ECDS Recap

The HEDIS measures are a health care performance improvement tool. The HEDIS tool looks at 6 main domains of care. These 6 domains include: effectiveness of care, access or availability of care, experience of care, utilization and risk adjusted utilization, health...

Be a Quality Focused Healthcare Plan

Every year many Americans have to select a health plan for the next year. It is intuitive to check on the costs, deductibles and the co-pays for each of the plans you are interested. Some people even go as far as checking to see which providers or practices are in the...