MedRisk Has Been Reaccredited for URAC Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management
The designation demonstrates the highest level of commitment to quality health care
MedRisk, Inc., the leader in managed physical medicine services for workers’ compensation, has received full URAC reaccreditation for Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management. By achieving this status, MedRisk has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
“MedRisk should be commended for meeting strict quality standards,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “It is critically important for health care organizations to make a commitment to quality and accountability. URAC accreditation is a demonstration of that commitment.”
The URAC accreditation process demonstrates a commitment to quality services and serves as a framework to improve business processes through benchmarking organizations against nationally recognized standards.
“We are so proud to have been re-accredited,” said MedRisk COO Michelle Buckman. “We received a score of 100 percent and couldn’t be more pleased.”
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation, certification, and measurement. URAC is a nonprofit organization developing evidence-based measures and standards through inclusive engagement with a range of stakeholders committed to improving the quality of health care. Its portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the health care industry, addressing health care management, health care operations, health plans, pharmacies, telehealth providers, physician practices and more. URAC accreditation is a symbol of excellence for organizations to showcase their validated commitment to quality and accountability.
Based in King of Prussia, Pa., MedRisk is the leader in physical rehabilitation solutions for the workers’ compensation industry. The company’s programs deliver savings and operational efficiencies that are significantly greater than traditional programs. MedRisk ensures high quality care and delivers outstanding customer service. To that end, all customer service professionals, healthcare advocates, physical therapists, and radiologists are based in the U.S. MedRisk is accredited under URAC for utilization management and has successfully completed a SSAE 16 Type II examination. Customers include insurance carriers, self-insured employers, third-party administrators, state funds, and case management companies. For more information, visit www.medrisknet.com or call 800-225-9675.