EFFECTIVE FOR SURVEYS WITH A START DATE OF JANUARY 1, 2021 ONWARD.
NCQA’s Medicare Advantage (MA) Deeming Module is for organizations that participate in the federal government’s Medicare Advantage (MA) and Special Needs Plans (SNP) programs and is effective for surveys beginning on or after January 1, 2021. MA organizations can reduce the burden of oversight by fulfilling regulatory obligations through the NCQA MA Deeming Survey. MA organizations can benefit from a simultaneous review of their Medicare product line under NCQA’s Health Plan Accreditation program and the new MA Deeming program or may come through the MA Deeming program separately.
This MA Deeming Module epublication contains the Standards and Guidelines, survey options, eligibility criteria, and details about the application and survey process.