HEDIS


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HEDISHealthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set
HEDISHealth Plan Employer Data and Information Set
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About HEDIS: HEDIS is the measurement tool used by the nation's health plans to evaluate their performance in terms of clinical quality and customer service.
We linked plan-level data from the HEDIS dataset to health plans' federal regulatory filings (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 2014).
Perinatal outcome measures, including HEDIS and Healthy People 2020 measures, remained excellent under the PodCare model.
For providers who are incentivized on HEDIS measures for example, it is to the benefit of the provider to select healthier and more compliant patients that will garner the provider a greater financial incentive at the time bonus payouts occur.
HEDIS measures, developed by NCQA to assess quality of care in health plans, are reported by two thirds of all U.S.
"You can do very well on the HEDIS measures and still not deliver the kind of care you or I would want our children to get," he said.
In order to assess how plan leaders would interpret data regarding potential disparities amongst their plans' beneficiaries, we presented a prompt that consisted of the actual HEDIS measured mammography rates for their respective plans in 2010, stratified by racial and ethnic beneficiary subgroups (Exhibit 2).
* Enrollment data that tells the HEDIS rating engine if a particular member is enrolled in medical, pharmacy and other insurance lines;
* The ability of Walgreens face-to-face pharmacy and Take Care Clinic programs to improve Stars and HEDIS quality scores through customized patient education, increased patient access to clinicians and improved physician coordination.
It was his expectation that, just having EMR, with the decision support that you have, in an EMR, would be sufficient to get our quality performance up to the 90th percentile, as measured by the HEDIS [Healthcare Data and Information Set] measures, from NCQA [National Committee for Quality Assurance].
The study, published in the July issue of Health Affairs, observed 35,423 patients with diabetes, hypertension, or both, in Kaiser Permanente's Southern California region, finding that use of secure patient-physician messaging in any two-month period was associated with statistically significant improvements in HEDIS (Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set) care measurements.
Creating incentives for Army medical treatment facilities (MTFs) to improve their beneficiaries' health via enhanced preventive health screenings measured by the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS *) metrics (5) and outcome based care measured with ORYX ([dagger]) metrics (6) The MEDCOM has established an enterprise goal that Army MTFs will exceed 90% for 8 different preventive health screening HEDIS measures and 4 additional ORYX measures.