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Cardiovascular Disease Management – Cholesterol Screening

What is Cardiovascular Disease Management – Cholesterol Screening measuring?

The percentage of members (18-75 years of age) who have a cardiovascular condition and were screened for high cholesterol (Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol).

Why is Cholesterol Screening for patients with Cardiovascular Conditions important to you?

Regular cholesterol screening for high levels of Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (LDL-C), also known as "bad" cholesterol because high levels lead to serious health problems such as heart disease and stroke, allows you to take preventive steps to lower cholesterol and avoid further cardiovascular damage.

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Cardiovascular Disease Management – Cholesterol Screening

The percentage of members (18-75 years of age) who have a cardiovascular condition and were screened for high cholesterol (Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol).*

The Cardiovascular Disease Management – Cholesterol Screening graph depicts the percentage of members, 18-75 years of age, who have a cardiovascular condition and were screened for high cholesterol (Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol). The HMO FEHB Average is 89%. The HMO National Average is 89%. The PPO FEHB Average is 80%. The PPO National Average is 84%.

The Status list has been updated.

Healthcare Quality Scores and Status Key: Exemplary Most Improved Above National Average Below National Average National Average
Status
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Cholesterol Testing
Aetna HealthFund 85%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - Arizona 88%Equal To National Average
Aetna Open Access - California 89%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - Delaware, Jersey, Pennsylvania 84%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Distric of Columbia 81%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Georgia 87%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - New Jersey 88%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - New York 87%Below National Average
Aetna Open Access - Pennsylvania 89%Above National Average
Aetna Open Access - Tennessee 88%Equal To National Average
Altius Health Plans 84%Below National Average
APWU Health Plan 67%Below National Average
Exemplary AultCare HMO 91%Above National Average
AvMed Health Plans 89%Equal To National Average
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Service Benefit Plan 84%Equal To National Average
Blue Preferred Plus POS 84%Below National Average
Blue Shield of CA Access+HMO 88%Below National Average
Exemplary Bluecare Network of MI 92%Above National Average
Exemplary Capital Health Plan 92%Above National Average
CareFirst BlueChoice 84%Below National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved CDPHP Universal Benefits, Inc. 95%Above National Average
Coventry Health Care - Iowa 89%Equal To National Average
Coventry Health Care - Kansas 85%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care - Louisiana 87%Below National Average
Coventry Health Care - Maryland 81%Below National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved Coventry Health Plan - Florida 92%Above National Average
Exemplary Dean Health Plan 91%Above National Average
Exemplary and Most Improved Fallon Community Health Plan 93%Above National Average
Foreign Service Benefit Plan 78%Below National Average
Most Improved GEHA Benefit Plan 82%Below National Average
Exemplary Geisinger Health Plan 91%Above National Average
GHI Health Plan 90%Above National Average
Globalhealth, Inc. 83%Below National Average
Exemplary Grand Valley Health Plan 99%Above National Average
Group Health Cooperative - Idaho and Washington 87%Below National Average
Exemplary Group Health Cooperative - Wisconsin 91%Above National Average
Health Alliance HMO 89%Equal To National Average
Health Alliance Plan 86%Below National Average
Health Net of Arizona, Inc. 89%Equal To National Average
Health Net of California 90%Above National Average
Health Plan of Nevada 87%Below National Average
Exemplary HealthAmerica Pennsylvania 96%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPartners High and Standard Option 91%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthPlus of MI 93%Above National Average
Exemplary HealthSpan Integrated Care 97%Above National Average
Exemplary HIP Health of Greater New York 90%Above National Average
Exemplary HMSA 93%Above National Average
Humana Employers Health of Georgia, Inc. 89%Above National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - Austin 88%Equal To National Average
Humana Health Plan of Texas - San Antonia 91%Above National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Chicago Market 89%Above National Average
Humana Health Plan, Inc. - Kansas City 89%Above National Average
Humana Health Plans of Puerto Rico, Inc. 84%Below National Average
Humana Medical Plan, Inc. - Florida 92%Above National Average
Exemplary Independent Health Assoc 92%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Mid-Atlantic States 96%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado 93%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Georgia 97%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Hawaii 98%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northern California 96%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Northwest 95%Above National Average
Exemplary Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Southern California 96%Above National Average
KPS Health Plans 77%Below National Average
Most Improved Lovelace Health Plan 83%Below National Average
M.D. IPA 87%Below National Average
MHBP - Std 80%Below National Average
MVP Health Care 88%Below National Average
Most Improved NALC 86%Above National Average
Optima Health Plan 89%Equal To National Average
Panama Canal Area Benefit Plan 62%Below National Average
Presbyterian Health Plan 86%Below National Average
Rural Carrier Benefit Plan 82%Below National Average
SAMBA 77%Below National Average
SelectHealth 91%Above National Average
TakeCare 76%Below National Average
The Health Plan of the Upper Ohio Valley 84%Below National Average
Triple-S Salud, Inc. 81%Below National Average
United Healthcare of the Midwest, Inc. 84%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare Benefits of Texas, Inc. 88%Below National Average
UnitedHealthcare of California 91%Above National Average
UnitedHealthcare Plan of the River Valley Inc. 87%Below National Average
UPMC Health Plan 91%Above National Average

Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information Set (HEDIS®), source of the data presented on this web page, is a registered trademark of the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA). View more information on the collection and assessment of HEDIS.

1 Not all plans are required to report, therefore some plans are intentionally not listed.

2 The results are based on performance in the year 2012.

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