HEDIS Health Plan Accreditation Standards
What is HEDIS®?
The Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) is a set of standardized performance measures designed to ensure that purchasers and consumers have the information they need to reliably compare the performance of managed health care plans.
The performance measures in HEDIS are related to many significant public health issues including:
HEDIS also includes a standardized survey of consumers’ experiences that evaluates plan performance in areas such as:
access to care
HEDIS is sponsored, supported and maintained by National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).
HEDIS is a registered trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). NCQA HEDIS Compliance Audit is a trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).