Your competitive advantage in an increasingly crowded marketplace
Digital health adoption is increasing and as providers learn how to fit the technology into their workloads, consumers become more comfortable with remote visits and payers see value in reimbursing connected health services.
But with adoption comes risk. Regulatory and policy issues, malpractice complexity, standards of care, cybersecurity, online prescribing and patient privacy all can threaten to derail a telehealth program before it reaches sustainability.
Performs and/or delegates health care services via telecommunications technology
Supports telehealth providers but does not directly provide care
Uses digital technologies to collect health data and transmit to health care providers
Develops and distributes health content through website or other distribution
URAC’s digital health programs offer providers much more than validation of high performance by an independent third party.
Accreditation is likely to become a payer requirement and URAC delivers a flexible framework that readies your organization to succeed on this new frontier.
In this rapidly changing field, digital health services such as telehealth, telemedicine, telehealth support services and remote patient monitoring providers have to provide high-quality care, compliance and sustainability. URAC’s digital health accreditation programs offer best practice solutions to these pressing issues.
The organizations that achieve URAC accreditation are at the forefront of the sea-change and prepared to meet the evolving challenges and benefit from coming opportunities.
URAC is a member of the International Society for Telemedicine and eHealth (ISfTeH) and is leading the way in international accreditations for digital health services.
Digital health is everywhere in health care today, either meeting consumer and payer demand or due to emergency medical necessity. A URAC accreditation readies your organization to meet those demands and exceed industry standards. Organizational leaders know the time to act is now.
Why Choose URAC?
- Expertise: URAC’s senior team has brought over 30 industry-leading accreditation programs to market. One of our key differentiators is our standards development process, which incorporates volunteer committees, public comment periods and beta testing.
- Process Improvement: Throughout the review process, applicants use URAC’s standards to identify opportunities to improve quality and optimize business practices.
- Third-Party Recognition: URAC accreditation should not only help organizations capture increased market share, but also demonstrate to stakeholders that their programs and processes are of the highest quality, helping ensure patient safety and optimal outcomes.