Ratings Examiner Report on New York Health Plan Methodologies

NCQA is an independent evaluator

NCQA is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations and manages the evolution of HEDIS®, the tool the nation’s health plans use to measure and report on their performance. NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information through the Web, media and data licensing agreements in order to help consumers, employers and others make more informed health care choices. For more information, please visit www.ncqa.org.

NCQA is also a leader in implementing physician recognition programs that recognize physicians for providing high quality care in the following areas:

  • Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH)
  • Diabetes Physician Recognition Program (DPRP)
  • Heart/Stroke Recognition Program (HSRP)
  • Back Pain Recognition Program (BPRP)
  • Physician Practice Connections (PPC)

For more information on NCQA’s physician recognition programs, please click here.