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NCQA: Health Plan Quality of Care is Improving
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In almost all areas measured, the quality of care provided by commercial and Medicare health plans is showing dramatic improvement, a trend that years from now will translate to better health for some 125 million Americans enrolled, according to the 2012 edition of the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s annual report, “The State of Health Care Quality.” “One of our core beliefs, borne out of experience, is that what gets measured gets improved,” said NCQA president Margaret O’Kane during a briefing Tuesday on the 230-page document.