Dr. Shawn Griffin to Serve on NQF Leadership Consortium

URAC’s President and CEO Shawn Griffin, MD was recently appointed as co-chair of the National Quality Forum’s 2024-2025 Leadership Consortium. The Leadership…

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URAC’s CEO Dr. Shawn Griffin on proposed CMS rule on oversight of accrediting bodies

URAC’s President and CEO, Shawn Griffin, MD was quoted in Modern Healthcare about a new proposed rule that would strengthen CMS oversight…

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URAC’s President and CEO Dr. Shawn Griffin on Trends in Health Care in 2024

When Becker’s Hospital Review publishes an article on trends in health care in 2024, URAC pays attention. We asked Dr. Shawn Griffin,…

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Start 2024 with URAC’s Best Webinars of 2023

URAC hosted some great webinars in 2024 and in case you missed any of them, we’ve made it easy for you to…

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URAC celebrates National Health Center Week

National Health Center Week August 6–12, 2023, annually raises awareness about the accomplishments of America’s community health centers. The theme for 2023…

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Biden Administration Implements the No Surprise Billing Act

On Friday, August 23, 2022, the Biden administration implemented the No Surprise Billing Act, a set of final rules that update the…

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Why Do You Need Health Care Accreditation?

Data shows accredited health care facilities are more likely to adhere to evidence-based process measures when providing patient care. What Is Health Care…

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URAC and The National Minority Quality Forum Explore Development of Health Equity Standards

Two health care leaders join forces to address health disparities Washington, DC. URAC, the nation’s largest and most complete independent health care…

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URAC President and CEO Dr. Shawn Griffin on Recent Health Podcast

Dr. Stan Schwartz  from the podcast “360° of Healthcare with Dr. Stan,” interviewed URAC’s President and CEO Shawn Griffin, MD. They discussed…

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Mental Health Parity still lacking

Last week the U.S. Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services and Treasury published the report titled Realizing Parity, Reducing Stigma, and…

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