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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Committee_for_Quality_Assurance

The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is an independent 501(c)( 3) non-profit organization in the United States that works to improve health care quality through the administration of evidence-based standards, measures, programs, and accreditation. NCQA operates on a formula of measure, analyze, and ...

www.ncqa.org

NCQA is the leader in health care accreditation. From physicians to health insurance companies, NCQA is the top health care accreditation organization.

www.ncqa.org/programs/recognition/practices/patient-centered-medical-home-pcmh

NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home ( PCMH) Recognition is the most widely adopted model for transforming primary care practices into medical homes.

www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/talkingquality/resources/initiatives/ncqa.html

The NCQA seal is a widely recognized symbol of quality for consumers and employers, signifying that an organization is well-managed and delivers high- quality care and service. In addition to developing HEDIS® (Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set) and maintaining and updating a database of HEDIS® ...

www.humana.com/about/company-profile/certifications-and-accreditations/ncqa

NCQA Accreditation evaluates the quality of key processes and systems health plans provide their members. The standards are intended to help organizations achieve the highest level of performance possible, reduce patient risk, and create an environment of continuous improvement. NCQA sends a team of trained ...

healthfinder.gov/FindServices/Organizations/Organization.aspx?code=HR2637

Oct 4, 2011 ... The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is an independent, not-for -profit organization dedicated to measuring the quality of America's health care. The organization is governed by a Board of Directors that includes employers, consumer and labor representatives, health plans, quality experts, ...

www.securityhealth.org/provider-manual/shared-content/care-management/national-committee-for-quality-assurance

Jul 1, 2017 ... The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is a private, not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of health care. The organization's primary activities are assessing and reporting on the quality of the nation's managed care plans. NCQA is governed by a Board of Directors that ...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/National+Committee+for+Quality+Assurance

a U.S. independent nonprofit accrediting body for managed health care organizations. Its focus is on improving quality of care in the managed care industry by assessing compliance of health plans to NCQA-developed standards for quality improvement, utilization management, credentialing processes, member rights and ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24808108

J Am Board Fam Med. 2014 May-Jun;27(3):312-3. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2014.03. 130267. National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) patient-centered medical home (PCMH) recognition is suboptimal even among innovative primary care practices. Hahn KA(1), Gonzalez MM, Etz RS, Crabtree BF. Author information: