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URAC Announces Call for Entries for Its 2012 Best Practices Awards

Tuesday, January 10th, 2012

Deadline for entries is February 17, 2012 Washington, DC – January 10, 2012 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation and education organization, has issued a call for entries for its 2012 Best Practices Awards in Health Care Consumer Empowerment and Protection . The awards program was created to honor the achievements of health care companies that actively pursue practices to advance consumer empowerment and protection […]

Justine Handelman of BCBSA Joins URAC Board of Directors

Friday, January 6th, 2012

URAC Elects Justine Handelman of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association to its Board of Directors Handelman Replaces Retiring Stephen Gammarino of BCBSA WASHINGTON, DC – January 6, 2012 – URAC, an organization promoting health care quality through accreditation, education and measurement, today announced that Justine Handelman, Vice President, Legislative and Regulatory Policy for the […]

URAC Health Plan Accreditation Aligns with Health Care Reform Goals

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012

URAC Health Plan Accreditation Aligns with Health Care Reform Goals and Prepares Plans for Health Insurance Exchanges Program Revises Standards and Adds Measures to Promote Quality and Access Washington, D.C. – January 3, 2012 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation, education and measurement organization, has released its revised Health Plan Accreditation program standards. The […]

URAC, Care Continuum Alliance Honor Innovative Wellness and Prevention Efforts Worldwide

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

URAC, Care Continuum Alliance Honor Innovative Wellness and Prevention Efforts Worldwide International Health Promotion Awards Recognize Six Workplace and Community Health Promotion Programs from Around the Globe ROME, Italy and WASHINGTON, D.C. – December 6, 2011 – Six workplace and community based programs from around the globe that use innovative strategies to improve health and […]

URAC President and CEO Alan P. Spielman Appointed to CMS Advisory Panel on Outreach and Education

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

Washington, DC – November 29, 2011 – URAC announced today that its President and CEO, Alan P. Spielman, has joined the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Advisory Panel on Outreach and Education (APOE). Spielman was appointed on October 21, 2011, and officially sworn in on November 17. The Advisory Panel on Outreach and […]

URAC and the Care Continuum Alliance Announce Finalists for the 2011 International Health Promotion Awards

Thursday, November 3rd, 2011

Washington, D.C. – November 3, 2011 – Twelve programs that demonstrate innovation and success in improving health in community and workplace settings around the world were named today as finalists for 2011 International Health Promotion Awards ( www.aihpa.org ). The awards, presented by two leaders in health promotion, URAC and the Care Continuum Alliance, will be […]

URAC Announces Revised Standards for Five Accreditation Programs

Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Washington, D.C. – October 11, 2011 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation and education organization, announced revisions to five (5) of its Health Care Management and Operations Accreditation programs. These revisions, which are part of URAC’s commitment to regular comprehensive review of its standards, have been approved by the URAC Board of Directors and […]

URAC Releases Specialty Pharmacy White Paper

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

URAC Releases Specialty Pharmacy White Paper Report Examines Growing Market with Focus on Patient-Centered Approach Washington, D.C. – October 6, 2011 – URAC, the leading health care accreditation and education organization, has released its latest report, The Patient-Centered Outgrowth of Specialty Pharmacy. This report examines the growth of the specialty pharmacy market including the changes […]

URAC Announces Winners of the 2011 Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Protection and Empowerment Awards

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

URAC Announces Winners of the 2011 Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Protection and Empowerment Awards Awards Recognize Innovative Health Programs That Benefit Consumers Washington, DC – October 6, 2011 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation organization, announced the winners of its Best Practices in Health Care Consumer Protection and Empowerment Awards. The honorees […]

URAC Names 2011 Health Care Stars! Award Winners at Annual Quality Summit and Awards Program

Wednesday, October 5th, 2011

URAC Names 2011 Health Care Stars! Award Winners at Annual Quality Summit and Awards Program Health Care Professionals Named for Outstanding Work in Consumer Empowerment and Protection Washington, DC – October 5, 2011 – URAC, a leading health care accreditation organization, recognized its 2011 Health Care Stars! Awards winners. Honored this year were Patricia DeFrancisco, […]

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