Healthesystems Is Again Awarded URAC Workers' Compensation and Property and Casualty Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation

Healthesystems Is Again Awarded URAC Workers' Compensation and Property and Casualty Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation

Tampa, Fla. (January 6, 2016)Healthesystems, a specialty provider of medical cost management solutions in the workers’ compensation industry, has again been awarded Workers' Compensation and Property and Casualty Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the healthcare industry.

“We are honored to continue our accreditation with URAC,” said Daryl Corr, president of Healthesystems. “We believe it reflects our long-standing commitment to providing the highest level of quality service for our customers, which translates into better care for injured workers.”

URAC accreditation is a rigorous process in which healthcare organizations undergo an independent examination of its systems, processes and performance in all areas.  Accreditation takes place every three years. Healthesystems has maintained its URAC Workers' Compensation and Property and Casualty Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation since the inception of the accreditation.

The accreditation is a testament to Healthesystems’ commitment to quality healthcare. Healthesystems employs powerful technology, clinical expertise, and advanced analytics to provide innovative pharmacy and ancillary benefits management services for insurance carriers, third party administrators and state and government agencies. The company’s comprehensive and quality-focused programs reduce overall medical costs and improve patient safety.

About URAC
URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization is a leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation and certification programs. URAC's standards keep pace with the rapid changes in the healthcare system, and provide a mark of distinction for health care organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality and accountability. Through its broad-based governance structure and an inclusive standards development process, URAC ensures that all stakeholders are represented in setting meaningful standards for the healthcare industry.

For more information, visit www.urac.org.

About Healthesystems
Healthesystems is a specialty provider of innovative medical cost management solutions for the workers’ compensation industry. The company's comprehensive product portfolio includes a leading pharmacy benefit management (PBM) program, expert clinical review services, and a revolutionary ancillary benefits management (ABM) solution for prospectively managing ancillary medical services such as durable medical equipment (DME), home health, transportation and translation services. By leveraging innovation, powerful technology, clinical expertise and enhanced workflow automation tools, Healthesystems provides clients with flexible programs that reduce the total cost of medical care while improving the quality of care for injured workers.

To learn more about Healthesystems visit www.healthesystems.com.