Intended Learners

This conference is designed for the seasoned health care management professional responsible for managing, implementing and assessing the Health Plan Accreditation survey process and those professionals gathering, analyzing, or reporting HEDIS data.

Learning Objectives

  • Improve your population's health through the implementation of proven quality initiatives
  • Collaborate with colleagues and experts on techniques to improve challenging HEDIS measures
  • Learn about the 2019 Health Plan Accreditation standards and HEDIS measures
  • Implement best practices and innovative approaches to improve quality and population health

Activity Overview

The interactive educational conference will occur at the Hyatt Regency Dallas in Dallas, Texas from October 5-7, 2018. A question-and-answer session with the faculty will follow each presentation.

To be eligible for documentation of credit, participants must attend the full activity and submit a completed evaluation form. Participants who complete the evaluation online within four weeks of the live meeting will immediately receive documentation of credit.

Hardware/Software Requirements

The evaluation is accessible after the activity via a PC (Windows 2000/XP/Vista/7) or Mac (Mac OS 10.x or later) computer with current versions of the following browsers: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari. A PDF reader is required for print publications. Please direct technical questions to


In support of improving patient care, the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

NCQA designates this live activity for a maximum of 22 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This educational activity is approved for 22 nursing education contact hours.

This activity is approved for 22 contact hours (.22 CEU) of continuing pharmacy education (UAN 0850-9999-18-008-L01-P).

These educational activities are knowledge-based activities.

This conference is eligible for 10 PCMH CCE maintenance of certification credits.

ADA Statement

NACCME and NCQA comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act, and the rules and regulations thereof. If any participant in this educational activity is in need of accommodations, please call 609-371-1137.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation requests postmarked by Tuesday, August 21, 2018 will be honored in the form of a full refund, minus a $100 processing fee. No refunds will be issued after August 21, 2018. If you do not cancel or do not attend, you are still responsible for the full payment. There are no exceptions to these policies. Payments made may not be applied toward tuition for future Healthcare Quality Congress conferences, or other meetings or products offered by NACCME or NCQA.

Privacy Policy

NACCME protects the privacy of personal and other information regarding participants, educational partners, and joint sponsors. NACCME and our joint sponsors will not release personally identifiable information to a third party without the individual’s consent, except such information as is required for reporting purposes to the appropriate accrediting agency. NACCME maintains physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards that comply with federal regulations to guard your nonpublic personal information.

Copyright © 2018 by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC. All rights reserved. No part of this accredited continuing education activity may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without first obtaining permission from North American Center for Continuing Medical Education.

Jointly provided by North American Center for Continuing Medical Education, LLC, an HMP Company, and the National Committee for Quality Assurance.