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URAC Government Relations

The URAC Government Relations team engages with policymakers and other health care stakeholders to help build upon a common value - better patient outcomes.

What We Do

Our Government Relations team works closely with state and federal officials, to build policy, assess quality of care, that is paid for and what is regulated, and identifying opportunities for improvement.

These government agencies utilize URAC programs, like Health Plan Accreditation, Patient-Centered Medical Home Certification as tools to help increase oversight responsibilities and regulated patient outcomes.

URAC, also shares our expertise with health care stakeholders across the industry and partner with consumer groups and organizations to support and shape policy to improve health care for all.

Our Government relations team is available to answer your questions about URAC programs and how to work together to advance better outcome.

URAC Government Relations News

URAC Government Relations

URAC Announces new Vice President of Government Relations

By URAC Staff | January 10, 2022

URAC announced today the hiring of Daniel Spirn as the organization’s Vice President of Government Relations.

URAC Joins 430 Organizations Signing a Letter Urging Congress to Address Current “Telehealth Cliff”

URAC Joins 430 Organizations Signing a Letter Urging Congress to Address Current “Telehealth Cliff”

By URAC Staff | July 28, 2021

URAC Joins 430 Organizations Signing a Letter Urging Congress to Address Current “Telehealth Cliff” URAC joined 430 organizations, including six of its telehealth accredited organizations, to send a letter  to…

States Continue to Target Accreditation in Effort to Regulate PBMs

States Continue to Target Accreditation in Effort to Regulate PBMs

By URAC Staff | June 15, 2021

It’s been a busy year thus far in many state houses and the effort to regulate pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) hasn’t slowed down. Several state legislatures have considered bills to…