Unity uses NCQA's Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®) as a measurement tool. This information produces a rating for our quality efforts. HEDIS® is used by health plans throughout the country. It provides the same type of performance information for all health plans, making it easy to compare plans. HEDIS® rates clinical quality and customer service.


Unity's Measurement Year 2015 (reported in September 2016) Commercial HMO / POS HEDIS® Selected Results* 

Measure

Unity compared to national average

Childhood Immunization Status – Combo #3

Top 10%

Immunizations for Adolescents – Tdap / TD

Top 5%

Breast Cancer Screening
Top 5%

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Top 5%

HPV Vaccine for Female Adolescents

Top 5%

Controlling High Blood Pressure

Top 10%

Diabetes Care – A1C Control <8% Eye Exam, LDL Screening, LDL <100

Top 25%

Annual Monitoring for Patients on Persistent Medications

Top 5%

Cervical Cancer Screening

Top 10%

Follow-up After Hospitalization with Mental Illness –
7 days, 30 days

Top 5%

Annual Monitoring for Patients on Persistent Medications – ACE Inhibitors or ARBs

Top 5%

Prenatal Care

Top 20%

Postpartum Care

Top 5%

Well Child Visits in the First 15 Months
Top 25%

*Unity excels in many areas. Displayed rankings include Unity's above average performance measures from the report. These represent a portion of the results and do not reflect Unity’s ranking in all areas.


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