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The 5 Most Common HEDIS Hurdles

Health plans that want to “do” HEDIS should anticipate its common stumbling blocks — and take steps to overcome them. The following are some key hurdles that health plans face when preparing HEDIS data: What is HEDIS? When the physician staff begin to receive timely specific request (fax or phone) for certain measure data. The…

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Quality Measuring Tools for Payers

How important is quality to you? For most people, quality – which equates to a measure of excellence and meeting strict standards – is one of the most important factors in most decision-making related to consumer goods and products. Take the automobile industry; businessdictionary.com uses the example that “if an automobile company finds a defect…

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