Gold Star Talks – URAC Year End Successes

December 22, 2020

 As a truly singular year in health care comes to a close, we want to thank you for your continued work…

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

December 18, 2020

 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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Gold Star Talk – Cold Chain Medication Management

December 10, 2020

 URAC’s Heather Bonome, Director of Pharmacy and Jennifer Richards, Product Development Principal discuss URAC’s approach to cold chain, as well as…

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Telehealth Tools Poised to Enhance Opioid Addiction Treatment Options

December 2, 2020

With a death toll recently eclipsing 250,000 in the United States alone, COVID’s distressing impact on physical and mental health is well…

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Special Accreditation Offering for Small-to-Medium Health Plans

December 1, 2020

URAC, one of the nation’s oldest and most prestigious accrediting organizations announced today that they have developed a special accreditation offering for…

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Meet Mental Health Parity Challenges Head On

November 19, 2020

While the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (MHPAEA) has been in place for over a decade, challenges to implementing and…

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Opportunities for Bipartisanship Still Exist on Key Health Care Issues

November 4, 2020

By now I’m sure you have read just about every article there is to read about health care issues that were on the ballot…

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URAC and 80 Organizations Call on DEA to Create Registry for Telemedicine Treatment of Substance Abuse

October 27, 2020

On Oct. 26th, URAC joined 80 other organizations, led by the Alliance for Connected Care, is calling for the U.S. Drug Enforcement…

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Telehealth: Benefits Outweigh Challenges, Accreditation Minimizes Risk

October 8, 2020

On September 30th, the U.S. Dept. of Justice (DOJ) announced charges against 345 individuals for more than $6 billion in alleged health…

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URAC Supports Expanding Digital Health Options; Submits Comments on Medicare Changes

October 1, 2020

URAC submitted comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on the agency’s proposed Medicare physician fee schedule for the…

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URAC Commits to a Vision of Care Advancing Equity in America’s Health Care System

September 24, 2020

URAC, the nation’s leading independent accreditation organization, announced its continued commitment to supporting organizations improving equity and the quality of care in…

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URAC Shares Digital Health Expertise At Industry-Leading Webinar

September 23, 2020

While Dr. Shawn Griffin is extremely hopeful about telehealth’s potential to improve both health care quality and access for patients, the URAC…

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