Designations demonstrate the highest level of commitment to quality healthcare
PORTLAND, Oregon., May 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — AllMed Healthcare Management, Inc., a leading provider of Utilization Management (UM) and Independent Review (IRO) services, is proud to announce that it has been granted reaccreditations from URAC for the IRO Comprehensive Review: Internal & External, Version 5.2 and Integrity Usage Management, Version 7.4. URAC is the independent leader in promoting quality healthcare by setting high standards for clinical practice, consumer protection, performance measurement, operations infrastructure and risk management. By achieving this status, AllMed demonstrates its commitment to quality care, improved processes, patient safety and better outcomes. AllMed holds the full URAC IRO Examination: Internal and External Accreditation since 2014 and Health Utilization Management Accreditation since 2019.
“Quality and compliance are embedded in the AllMed culture,” mentioned Maridy McGinnisCEO, AllMed. “Our paying clients and health plans, and their members, depend on us to provide the highest quality services. That’s why earning these reaccreditations is so important to us.”
“URAC accreditation demonstrates that AllMed adheres to the highest industry standards in clinical excellence, collaborative care, patient empowerment, risk management, and organizational leadership and accountability. With this distinction, AllMed demonstrates excellence in delivering quality healthcare and its commitment to ensuring patient safety“, said the president and CEO of URAC Shawn GriffinMD
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Since 1995, AllMed’s personalized Utilization Management (UM) and Independent Review Body (IRO) services have provided the expert advice primary healthcare payers need to provide confident determinations. trust. AllMed operates as an essential extension of its clients’ teams to provide clinical decision-making that supports improved patient care while ensuring appropriate healthcare utilization. As trusted advisors, AllMed sets the bar for our evolving industry. The impact on the AllMed payer community is substantial, as evidenced by the coordination and case management of more than 200 million Americans.
Founded in 1990 as a not-for-profit organization, URAC is the independent leader in promoting quality healthcare and patient safety through renowned accreditation programs. URAC develops its evidence-based standards in collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders and industry experts. The company’s portfolio of accreditation and certification programs spans the healthcare industry, covering healthcare management and operations, pharmacies, telehealth, health plans, medical practices and more . URAC accreditation is a symbol of excellence for organizations to showcase their validated commitment to quality and accountability.
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