Innovation, Accreditation & Safety – DNV & URAC Leaders Weigh In

Leaders from DNV, with expertise in hospital accreditation, assurance and risk management, and URAC, the recognized leader in pharmacy and telehealth accreditation,…

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Ain Shams University Virtual Hospital Earns URAC’s First International Telehealth Accreditation

Ain Shams University Virtual Hospital (ASUVH), one of the expert units of Ain Shams University Hospitals, the leading provider of emergency and specialized health care services…

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URAC Joins Other Stakeholders in Urging Policymakers to Leverage Digital Health to Combat Pandemic

We’ve all seen the stories of the marked increase in telehealth utilization over the last year or so in response to the ongoing public health emergency (PHE) related…

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Progress, Growth and Policy: A Year into the Telehealth Surge

Telehealth surged as the COVID-19 pandemic spread around the world in the spring of 2020. A year later, telehealth is still being…

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URAC Leader Joins National Quality Forum Committee for Rural Telehealth

URAC President and CEO, Shawn Griffin, MD will join the National Quality Forum’s Rural Telehealth and Health Care System Readiness Committee from February 2021 into…

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Telehealth and Technology Expand in a Year of Struggle and Change in Health Care

 URAC convened 500 health care leaders on a recent webinar to discuss how health care changed in 2020. Attendees engaged in…

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CMS Proposed Updates to Home Infusion Benefit Still Discount Role of Digital Health

A couple of months ago, CMS proposed updates to the home health prospective payment system and finalized the implementation of the permanent home infusion…

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The Importance of Requesting Telehealth Accreditation in Health Benefits RFPs

Virtual health continues its rapid growth as providers, patients and payers are using technology to overcome issues with in-office visits during the…

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