eDoc4u Receives NCQA Certification for Health Information Products (HIP)
NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- eDoc4u (www.eDoc4u.com), a division of ConduIT Corporation, a leading provider of web-based solutions to better engage patients in preventive and chronic healthcare, announced today it has been certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) in the following areas:
HIP1 – Health Appraisals HIP5 – Encouraging Wellness and Prevention
NCQA's HIP certifications are based on rigorous evaluations conducted by a team of health care professionals. A national oversight committee of physicians analyzes the team's findings and awards or denies certification based on compliance with NCQA standards.
"We're very privileged to be among the select few organizations that qualify for NCQA's certification in HIP1 and HIP5," said Richard Smith, President of eDoc4u. "Moreover, eDoc4u clients now will be credited automatically as complying with NCQA standards for member connections (MEM1 – Health Risk Appraisals) as well as care management and improving wellness (MEM8 – Encouraging Wellness and Prevention)".
"Earning NCQA's HIP Certification demonstrates that an organization has expertise in gathering and disseminating health care information for health plan members," said Kathleen C. Mudd, NCQA Vice President, Product Delivery. "eDoc4u is to be commended for being one of the first organizations in the nation to be reviewed for these services."
eDoc4u is a division of ConduIT Corporation based in Nashville, Tennessee. Since 2002 eDoc4u has provided integrated preventive care web services to millions through benefit plans, health plans, health providers, and pharmacy benefit managers. Its products empower patients and employees to optimize health by improving the quality and delivery of preventive care through "high tech, high touch" medical web strategies. The eDoc4u team includes Board-certified internal medicine physicians who believe that research-proven standards of preventive medicine offer the best way to improve the health of individual patients, employer groups and communities. To learn more about eDoc4u, please visit www.eDoc4u.com.
NCQA is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. NCQA accredits and certifies a wide range of health care organizations. It also recognizes clinicians and practices in key areas of performance. NCQA is committed to providing health care quality information for consumers, purchasers, health care providers and researchers.
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