December 05, 2013
Eleven hospitals have received the 2013 Hospital Website Transparency Award, which is given by URAC and The Leapfrog Group to recognize organizations that embrace quality measures.
September 12, 2013
Ever since URAC developed its first healthcare case management accreditation 14 years ago, it has evolved to stay atop a fast-changing industry. Its latest program enables the application of case management standards across care settings, so providers can demonstrate efficient, outcomes-based care.
August 26, 2013
The Leapfrog Group and URAC, the national accreditation body, are accepting applications for their joint Hospital Website Transparency Awards, which spotlight sites that display quality measures that are useful and easy to understand for patients, payers and the general public.
May 17, 2013
Several organized physician groups are beta testing URAC's new clinical integration accreditation program standards. The independent standards organization created the new program to serve as a road map for health providers to achieve clinical integration and accountable care. By earning URAC accreditation, providers will demonstrate they are...
February 11, 2013
URAC, the nonprofit healthcare accreditation organization, is seeking public comment for revisions to its case management accreditation standards and performance measures.
March 22, 2012
Accreditation organization URAC and healthcare watchdog the Leapfrog Group have partnered to create a new awards program aimed at improving hospital website transparency.
March 08, 2011
Thirteen new guidelines for the patient-centered medical home recognition and accreditation program were released Tuesday by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American College of Physicians and the American Osteopathic Association.