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NCQA

(National Committee for Quality Assurance) See healthcare IT.
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Release date- 03092019 - MDFlow Systems, a premier Healthcare Information Technology (HIT) company, is proud to announce that its MDFlow Care Management System has achieved National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) Pre-validation for Population Health Management (PHM) for 2019-2020 standards.
Pharmacy benefit manager MedImpact revealed on Monday that it has received its three-year reaccreditation for vital healthcare management services from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA)
AbsoluteCARE developed its Care Management program based on the NCQA's Complex Care Management standards and adheres to the Accreditation standards in all of its Ambulatory Intensive Caring Units throughout the country.
"At Accordant, we are pleased to receive this important accreditation from NCQA, which further demonstrates our focus on providing complete patient care management and support to our members living with complex and hard-to-manage conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, ALS, inflammatory bowel disease and certain cancers," said Ahmed Hassan, vice president and general manager of Accordant.
About the NCQA: NCQA is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality.
NCQA studied nearly 1,500 health plans and rated 1,040: 445 private (commercial), 418 Medicare and 177 Medicaid.
In the CMS demonstration, these practices were specified by the six standards of NCQA's 2011 PCMH recognition model (NCQA 2012): enhance access and continuity of care, identify and manage patient populations, plan and manage care, provide selfcare support and community resources, track and coordinate care, and measure and improve performance.
The NCQA accreditation seal is a symbol of quality, and organizations that earn it have passed a rigorous, comprehensive review.
The NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home is a model of primary care that combines teamwork and information technology to improve care, improve patients' experience of care and reduce costs.
NCQA is an independent non-profit organization that measures quality of health care providers and health plans using national quality measures and standards.
Trillium said NCQA sends a team of trained health care experts, including physicians, to conduct a rigorous on-site survey of the health plan as part of its evaluation.
NCQA standards are aligned with the joint principles of the Patient-Centered Medical Home established with the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Osteopathic Association.