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NCQA BlogNCQA Blog - More often than not, we write about our accreditation or evaluation programs here. And we’ve talked a lot about the evolution of patient-centered care and our role in promoting it. Today, though, we want to share our take on a revolution underway that could shape the future from the exam room, to the insurers’ offices […]Interoperability and Improved Access: Join Us in Supporting the ProposalsMatt Brock
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NCQA BlogNCQA Blog - Guest Blog Dr. Brittany U. Carter is the Director of Health and Research at Wellsource, an NCQA-certified pioneer in health risk assessments and self-management tools. Dr. Carter specializes in evidence-based practice and health research to ensure the trustworthiness and scientific integrity of our products. — There is no piece of data more important than self-reported […]NCQA Certification Increases the Value of Self-Reported DataNCQA
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Make it a scam-free vacation

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It’s almost summer! Right now, you probably have beaches on the brain or you’re thinking about that long-planned trip abroad. Before you head out, take steps to help keep your dream vacation from becoming a nightmare:
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It’s Privacy Awareness Week 2019

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This week is Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities (APPA) Privacy Awareness Week, held annually to raise global awareness about privacy issues. This year’s theme “Protecting Privacy is Everyone’s Responsibility,” is part of what drives the FTC to act on behalf of consumers and businesses every day. Here are a few recent FTC efforts on privacy.
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The Link Between Healthcare Fraud and Tax Fraud

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The Link Between Healthcare Fraud and Tax Fraud
The majority of healthcare provider c-suite executives go to great lengths to ensure that coding and reimbursement is appropriate. However, your organization may sometimes find that a billing error has generated unintentional long-term overpayments. When this happens, your organization must not only address the overpayment situation but also be aware of any tax-related implications.
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NCQA BlogNCQA Blog - “You can’t improve what you don’t measure”—that motto has always guided our mission. But what do we want to improve? What’s a priority? And after we decide that, we need to know: Are we measuring accurately? These questions drive the idea behind the CMS Meaningful Measures Initiative, announced in 2017. Its goal is to reduce […]CMS Meaningful Measures-NCQA’s Digital Measures Roadmap: What’s the Connection?Alec Bose
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Your right to post honest reviews

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You probably read customer reviews to learn what people say about their experiences with a business or product. The Consumer Review Fairness Act (CRFA) protects people’s ability to share their truthful experiences and opinions. The FTC enforces the CRFA, and recently sued three businesses (and two of their owners) for violating that law.
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Get a one-ring call? Don’t call back.

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A while back, we warned you about the “one ring” scam. That’s when you get a phone call from a number you don’t know, and the call stops after just one ring. The scammer is hoping you’ll call back, because it’s really an international toll number and will appear as a charge on your phone bill — with most of the money going to the scammer. Well, the scam is back with a vengeance, and the FCC just issued a new advisory about it. Read the FCC’s advisory for more detail, but the advice from ...
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Parental Advisory: Dating Apps

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Parents be warned: some dating apps – like FastMeet, Meet24 and Meet4U – allow adults to find and communicate with children. Concerned parents should remove these apps if they’re on children’s devices. You also can set your kids’ devices so they must get parental approval before purchasing any new apps. Here are a few more things you should know.
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Avoid crowdfunding scams

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Crowdfunding is one way to support a project you believe in and get rewards for that support. But the project you’re backing is only as good as the people behind it. Some dishonest people can take your money but produce nothing – no product, no project, and no reward.
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