Definitions for "NCQA"
Voluntary organization that monitors the quality of care and levels of patient satisfaction among managed care plans.
Is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to assessing and reporting on the quality of managed care plans, managed behavioral health care organizations, physician organizations, and credentials verification organizations. pen enrollment The period of time when a member can enroll in or change health insurance. Open enrollment is usually an annual event.
A not-for-profit organization that performs quality-orientated accreditation reviews of HMOs and similar types of managed care plans.