The Population Health Program Accreditation Webinar

The Population Health Program Accreditation (PHP Accreditation) Webinar

This 90-minute program is designed for the new and seasoned participant preparing for NCQA’s Population Health Program Accreditation. It provides an overview of the Population Health Program products and the NCQA Accreditation process. Additionally, the PHP Accreditation requirements will be reviewed, focusing on preparing for a survey and eligibility requirements. This educational webinar series will be presented by Natalie Mueller and includes a live question-and-answer session following the presentation.  Participants are encouraged to purchase the new Population Health Program Standards to enhance the learning experience.

Target Audience

This on-line program is geared towards individuals with one year or less of experience in PHP Accreditation as well as seasoned individuals who need a refresher on how to best prepare for NCQA’s Population Health Program Accreditation. This beginner level program is especially beneficial for those involved in managing the PHP accreditation survey process. Additionally, those participating and carrying out population health activities will benefit from this on-line program.

  • QI Coordinators.
  • Credentialing Supervisors.
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Directors.
  • Quality Managers.
  • Medical Directors.
  • Operations Directors.
  • Consultants
  • Statisticians/Programmers.
  • Information Systems Directors.
  • Vendors/Contractors.
  • Medical/Specialty Groups.
  • PBMs.
  • Staff who work on Certification Products.
  • Provider Networks.
  • Network Management Organizations.
  • PCMH CCE's.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain NCQA’s definition of population health management.
  2. Discuss the eligibility requirements needed to apply for PHP Accreditation.
  3. List the benefits of Population Health Program Accreditation.
  4. Learn how to apply for Population Health Program Accreditation.


How will you benefit

Participants will receive a concise presentation of key PHP Accreditation requirements in an interactive environment that will allow for questions and answers. This will increase participants’ ability to apply these standard requirements in their own organizations, as well as receiving an enhanced understanding of how NCQA uses PHP Accreditation in relation to Health Plan Accreditation and delegation.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE
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Natalie Mueller, MPH

Natalie is a Manager in Product Development and has been with NCQA since 2015. In this role, she updates existing accreditation products and creates new accreditation and certification products to meet market and customer needs. She currently leads the Population Health Management project, transforming NCQA’s flagship product, Health Plan Accreditation, from single-condition management towards a population health-based approach that focuses on whole-person care.

This work will go beyond Health Plan Accreditation as other accreditation and certification products are adapted for the new approach. She attended Penn State University where she received her Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Science and the University of Pittsburgh for her Masters in Public Health. 

This live webinar provides "Other CCE Continuing Education" maintenance of certification credit (2 points) for PCMH CCEs.

This is a non CME/CNE/CPE/AAPA/APA/ASWB activity.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Participation
  • 2.00 PCMH CCE


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