Gaps in care when patients are moving from one level of care to another can lead to sub-optimal health outcomes and increased costs, especially through readmissions into higher levels of care.
Organizations with a proven strategy for reducing these gaps are seen as a valuable partner for payers, providers, and consumers alike.
URAC’s Transitions of Care Designation sits atop your already-existing accreditations and stands as a testament to your organization’s commitment to the best practices in transitions of care, leading to reduced errors and preventable readmissions, as well as better outcomes. URAC’s TOC Designation works with the following programs: Accountable Care Organization, Clinically Integrated Network, Telehealth, Home Infusion Therapy Services, Case Management, Health Plan, Health Plan with Health Insurance Marketplace, as well as Patient-Centered Medical Home organizations at any level of certification.
By adhering to URAC’s essential set of standards and performance measures, your organization demonstrates a commitment to successfully managing the safe and timely transfer of patients from one care setting to another.
URAC Transitions of Care Designation showcases your organization’s commitment to quality and innovative care management practices that will reduce cost and increase quality.