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Health Insurance Exchanges: Lessons Learned from Other Marketplaces

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

URAC and Thomas Jefferson University have released a study that examines the role of new types of health insurance created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). As of October 1, under the ACA, health insurance exchanges offer subsidized health insurance coverage to individuals with low-to-moderate incomes who do not get coverage from their employer or from another source. The […]

URAC Names 2013 Health Care Stars! Award Winners at Annual Quality Summit and Awards Program

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

Health Care Professionals Named for Outstanding Work in Consumer Engagement and Protection. Washington, DC– October 1, 2013 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation and education organization, recognized its 2013 Health Care Stars! Awards winners. Honored this year were Elvin Montanez, Pharm.D., Samuel Nussbaum, MD, and Leslie Wilchinsky, RN, CCM. URAC’s Health Care Stars! Award […]

URAC Puts Focus on Care Transitions

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

Read the full article, written by Mike Miliard, Managing Editor at Healthcare IT News. ### 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 […]

URAC Launches Revised Case Management Accreditation Program

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Industry leader in Case Management Accreditation releases enhanced program to help organizations demonstrate outcomes-based, patient-centered, high value quality care. September 11, 2013 – Washington, DC – URAC, the industry leader in Case Management Accreditation, announced today its enhanced Case Management Accreditation Standards and Measures, with an optional Transitions of Care designation. With more than 20 […]

URAC to Accredit Medical Business’ Integration Efforts

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Read the article, written by Ben Fischer for Washington Business Journal, September 9, 2013. ### 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 […]

URAC Launches New Accreditation Programs for Clinical Integration and Accountable Care

Thursday, September 5th, 2013

Expanded Provider Suite of Programs serves as roadmap to help control costs, ensure quality and improve health care outcomes Washington, DC – September 5, 2013 – Recent health care reform efforts are focused on transforming care delivery while also controlling skyrocketing costs. URAC, an independent accreditation organization advancing quality and value throughout health care, announced […]

It’s Judgment Day for Hospital Websites

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Read the article from Cheryl Clark, for HealthLeaders Media, August 22, 2013 ### 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 […]

What Accountable Care Accreditation Says About a Hospital

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

Read the article, written by Heather Punke for Becker’s Hospital Review, August 22, 2013. ### 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 […]

URAC and The Leapfrog Group Announce Call for Entries for 2013 Hospital Website Transparency Awards

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Awards identify outstanding hospital websites that make quality measure display transparent and user-friendly Washington, DC – August 20, 2013 – URAC and The Leapfrog Group announced today that applications are now being accepted for their joint Hospital Website Transparency Awards. This awards program, now in its second year, identifies outstanding hospital websites that display quality […]

URAC Announces Finalists for Care Coordination and Clinical Integration Best Practices Awards

Thursday, August 8th, 2013

Finalists Selected as Part of URAC’s 2013 Quality Summit Best Practice Awards Program Washington, DC – August 8, 2013 – URAC has selected seven organizations as finalists for its Care Coordination and Clinical Integration Best Practices Award category. All finalists will showcase their industry-leading practices as part of educational sessions during URAC’s 2013 Quality Summit […]

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