What the heck is HEDIS?
HEDIS stands for Health Plan Employer Data and Information Set.
It is a measurement tool that compares how well FEHB health plans perform for patients with specific needs.
Included in the measures are cancer, heart disease, asthma, and even post-partum care.
You can find OPM’s information at http://www.opm.gov/insure/health/hedis2007/