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The Importance of Accreditation for Specialty Pharmacy Organizations

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Why accreditation?

The phrase “URAC accredited” has been showing up more frequently in pharmacy contexts, usually indicating that the pharmacy has met the accreditation standards of URAC for specialty pharmacies. This can be an important signifier of quality, safety and reliability of service, which should be important to anyone interacting with specialty pharmacies, including pharmaceutical manufacturers.

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For 25 years, URAC has been the independent leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation, education, and measurement. URAC offers a wide range of quality benchmarking programs that reflect the latest changes in health care and provide a symbol of excellence for organizations to showcase their validated commitment to quality and accountability. URAC’s evidence-based measures and standards are developed through inclusive engagement with a broad range of stakeholders committed to improving the quality of health care.

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Interested in accreditation?
Contact businessdevelopment@urac.org

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