1 CMS suspended the regulatory requirement to submit HEDIS data for MY 2019 as a result of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (PHE) and used MY 2018 performance in the 2021 (MY 2019) Star program.
2 For the 2022 (MY 2020) Medicare Star’s program, CMS used the measure-level better of 2018 or 2020 star score in the calculation of HEDIS metrics.
3 Functional Status Assessment was not included in the 2022 (MY 2020) program.
4 Displayed benchmarks are reflective of MY 2020 performance for Medication Review and Pain and MY 2018 performance for functional status assessment.
Note: COVID-19 pandemic impacted all MY2020 rates. Therefore, MY2020 rates may not be trendable year over year and comparable to benchmarks.