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Afia is NCQA Certified on 13 HEDIS Measures

Afia is the industry leader in behavioral health data analytics, and today we’re excited to announce that we have become NCQA Certified on 13 HEDIS measures.  Whether your goal is to excel in value based partnerships, monitor your population health initiatives, or accurately report your CCBHC measures, Afia is well positioned to support you.  With the certification we can do official real-time calculations on the measures.  But more importantly, we use the power of our business intelligence engine to drill into the actual events that drove the numbers to help you identify opportunities for improvement.  Below is a list of the HEDIS measures that we are certified on:
Afia Certified HEDIS Measures
  • Follow-up after Hospitalization for Mental Illness (FUH)
  • Follow-up after Emergency Department Visit for Mental Illness (FUM)
  • Follow-up after Emergency Department Visit for Substance or Alcohol Use (FUA)
  • Antidepressant Medication Management (AMM)
  • Adherence to Antipsychotic Medications for Individuals with Schizophrenia (SAA)
  • Initiation and Engagement in Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse and Dependence Treatment (IET)
  • Follow-up Care for Children Prescribed ADHD Medication (ADD)
  • Use of First-Line Psychosocial Care for Children and Adolescents on Antipsychotics (APP)
  • Diabetes Screening for People with Schizophrenia or Bipolar Disorder Who Are Using Antipsychotic Medication  (SSD)
  • Use of Opioids at High Dosage (UOD)
  • Weight Assessment for Children/Adolescents: Body Mass Index for Children/Adolescents (WCC-BH)
  • Plan All-Cause Readmissions (PCR)*
  • Use of Multiple Concurrent Antipsychotics in Children and Adolescent (APC)
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