Real Life Experience with Data Aggregator Validation

June 29, 2022

Cost $99

Date: June 29, 2022; 1:00 pm-2:30pm

 Real Life Experience with Data Aggregator Validation

Join NCQA for a roundtable discussion led by Wendy Talbot and a variety of Data Aggregator Validation program participants for a conversation about program process, value and real-world implications. Speakers will share their motivations for, and the benefits of, moving to this process, along with an overview of their experiences, challenges, lessons learned and more.

Target Audience


  • Health care professionals 
  • Health care decision makers 
  • Consultants 
  • Health plans 
  • Health systems 
  • Hospitals 
  • MBHOs 
  • Population health organizations 
  • Health IT Professionals
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 PCMH CCE
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
06/29/2022 - 1:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
06/29/2022 - 2:00pm EDT

Wendy Talbot, MPH

Wendy Talbot is the Assistance Vice President of Measure Collection and Audit, with the National Committee For Quality Assurance (NCQA).

She is responsible for NCQA’s HEDIS Compliance Audit program. This program maintains the HEDIS licensure and certification contracts for audit firms and individual auditors. She is also responsible for NCQA’s Data Collection Department that maintains and support the Healthcare Organization Questionnaire (HOQ) and the Interactive Data Submissions System (IDSS).

Wendy has 20 years of industry experience working with federal, state and local government, managed care and behavioral health organizations, and physician groups. Prior to working with NCQA, she worked as the Director of Performance Measure Validation and Audits for Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG), an External Quality Review Organization and one of NCQA’s HEDIS Licensed Organizations. While at HSAG, she was an NCQA Certified HEDIS Compliance Auditor and performed over 150 HEDIS, P4P and Performance Measure Validation audits. She began her career as an Epidemiologist at the Arizona Department of Health Services.

Wendy completed her undergraduate education in Health Sciences at the University of Nevada, Reno. She also holds a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Arizona. She has been a Certified HEDIS Compliance Auditor since 2007.

This live course grants 1.0 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) points for PCMH Certified Content Experts.  

* Please note – You must attend the entire program to be eligible for total number of contact hours.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Participation
  • 1.00 PCMH CCE


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