NQMC Update Service: November 21, 2016


November 21, 2016

New This Week

Measure Summaries

University Health Network


How to Search by UMLS Codes

Learn more about how to search the NQMC Web site by specific UMLS vocabulary codes.

Coming Soon

Updated National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) HEDIS 2017 Health Plan Measures

Notice to Our Users

Effective July 17, 2016, funding for NQMC was reduced as a result of Fiscal Year (FY) 2016 congressional budget cuts to the AHRQ's appropriation. Although the NQMC Web site remains online, content development and updating will be limited to cancer-related measures only. Contact Us with any questions.

Health Awareness Topics: November 2016

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