New Required Race and Ethnicity HEDIS Measures
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) is adding race and ethnicity stratification for five Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS) measures in 2022. The new stratification of measures will help payers and providers understand where disparities exist so they can collectively work toward addressing care gaps. However, collecting and reporting this new data will come with its own set of challenges. Read on to learn about the new stratification, reporting challenges, and solutions to succeed.