A Discussion with NCQA: Health Plan Accreditation and HEDIS

November 10, 2020

Join the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for a discussion session around Health Plan Accreditation and HEDIS for Michigan health plans.

The purpose of this training is to provide an overview of updates to NCQA's Health Plan Accreditation Standards and HEDIS as well as how those products were impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. NCQA leadership will also speak to the value of quality measurement. A significant portion of the training will be dedicated to answer learner questions. Learners are encouraged to submit their questions in advance through the form inside this course. Questions may also be submitted via the webinar Q&A feature during the live event.

This session is hosted by the Institute for Health Policy at Michigan State University.

Note: Times listed for this course are in Eastern Time.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Event starts: 
11/10/2020 - 1:00pm EST
Event ends: 
11/10/2020 - 3:00pm EST


Recordings from select Quality Innovation Series courses will be added as they become available. Registered learners will receive an email notification when a recording is available. 

  • A Deep Dive into Measures – HEDIS Measure Changes – Part 1
  • Delivering Value Based Care Across the Care Continuum
  • Telehealth and Homelessness: Lessons Learned Serving an Overlooked, High-Need Population
  • A Deep Dive into Measures – HEDIS Measure Changes – Part 2
  • The Three C’s of Quality During COVID-19: Communication, Compassion & Continuity


November 10, 2020
1pm-3pm ET

1:00pm - 1:10pmNCQA and IHPWelcome and Introductions
1:10pm - 1:25pmLisa Slattery

Impact of COVID-19 on Health Plan Accreditation and HEDIS

Value of Quality Measurement

1:25pm - 1:40pm

Patrick Dahill

Tsveta Polhemus

Update on Health Plan Accreditation 2020 Implementation
1:40pm - 1:55pmWendy TalbotUpdate on HEDIS
1:55pm - 2:55pmAllLearner Q&A and Discussion
2:55pm - 3:00pmNCQA and IHPClosing Remarks
Lisa Slattery

Vice President, Accreditation and Recognition Operations - NCQA

Patrick Dahill

AVP, Accreditation & Recognition Policy - NCQA

Tsveta Polhemus

Director, Product Development - NCQA

Wendy Talbot

AVP, Measure Collection & Audit - NCQA

Nicole Evans

Deputy Director, State Affairs - NCQA

This course does not offer continuing medical education credit.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Participation
There are no more spaces available for this course.

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