NCQA has announced changes to their Accreditation process in response to the COVID-19 crisis.
Changes apply to the March-September 2020 timeframe for any future surveys and include:
- Practitioners who provide care during a public health emergency.
- CMS 1135 waivers for state licensing.
- Schedule extensions and grace periods for certain requirements.
Get more information here: https://www.ncqa.org/covid/