ALLMED EARNS URAC REACCREDITATION IN IRO COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW: INTERNAL & EXTERNAL, VERSION 5.2 AND HEALTH UTILIZATION MANAGEMENT VERSION 7.4
The designation demonstrates the highest level of commitment to quality healthcare
Portland, Ore., April 26, 2022 — AllMed Healthcare Management, Inc., is proud to announce that it has earned URAC reaccreditations for both IRO Comprehensive Review: Internal & External, Version 5.2 and Health Utilization Management, Version 7.4. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality by setting high standards for clinical practice, consumer protections, performance measurement, operations infrastructure, and risk management. By achieving this status, AllMed demonstrates commitment to quality care, enhanced processes, patient safety and improved outcomes. AllMed has held URAC IRO Comprehensive Review: Internal & External accreditation since 2014 and Health Utilization Management accreditation since 2019.
AllMed is a leading provider of utilization management (UM) and independent review (IRO) services. “Quality and compliance are embedded in the AllMed culture,” said Maridy McGinnis, CEO, AllMed. “Our health plan and payer clients, and their members, depend on us to provide services at the highest standard. Every day, we make decisions like lives depend on it.”
“URAC accreditation shows that AllMed adheres to best-in-class industry standards for clinical excellence, collaborative care, patient empowerment, risk management and organizational leadership and accountability. With this distinction, AllMed demonstrates excellence in quality health care delivery and their commitment to ensuring patient safety,” said URAC President and CEO Shawn Griffin, M.D.
ABOUT ALLMED HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT
Since 1995, tailored utilization management (UM) and independent review organization (IRO) services from AllMed have provided the informed guidance leading health care payers require to deliver determinations with confidence. AllMed works as an essential extension of their clients’ teams to deliver clinical decision-making that supports improved patient care while ensuring appropriate health care utilization. As trusted advisors, AllMed is setting the bar for our evolving industry. The AllMed payer community impact is substantial, as evidenced by the coordination and management of cases for more than 200 million Americans.
Founded in 1990 as a non-profit organization, URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality and patient safety through renowned accreditation programs. URAC develops its evidence-based standards in collaboration with a wide array of stakeholders and industry experts. The company’s portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the health care industry, addressing health care management and operations, pharmacies, telehealth, health plans, medical practices and more.
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