Miramar FL – February 20, 2015 – ProCare Pharmacy Benefit Manager, Inc. (ProCare Rx) is proud to announce that it has been awarded full Pharmacy Benefit Management Accreditation by the Utilization Review Accreditation Committee (URAC) effective January 1, 2015. URAC is a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.
URAC's accreditation involved a rigorous review of ProCare Rx's patient safety, drug utilization management, formulary development, compliance, information technology, contract terms, customer service, pharmacy network, marketing, and quality improvement processes and procedures.
"By applying for and receiving URAC accreditation, ProCare Rx has demonstrated a commitment to quality healthcare," said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. "Quality healthcare is crucial to our nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against national standards and undergo rigorous evaluation by an independent accrediting body."
ProCare Rx's Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Roger Burgess said, "A valuable company has proprietary intellectual property with the policies and procedures required to achieve its business goals. URAC accreditation validates our policies and procedures and our ongoing commitment to clinical excellence and outstanding customer service relations with our clients and their members."
URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization is a well-known leader in promoting healthcare quality through its accreditation, education, and measurement programs. URAC offers a wide range of quality benchmarking programs and services that model the rapid changes in the healthcare system and provide a symbol of excellence for organizations to validate their commitment to quality and accountability.
About ProCare Pharmacy Benefit Manager
ProCare Pharmacy Benefit Manager is an innovative, forward-thinking national pharmacy benefit manager and healthcare information technology company in business for over 25 years. It provides a wide range of healthcare systems and services to all size employers, managed care organizations, managed Medicaid plans approved Exchange plans, insurance companies, workers compensation plans, hospices and other payers. With over 64,000 pharmacies in its national network and its affiliated mail order and specialty pharmacies, ProCare Rx is an industry leader in 100% transparent, pass-through relationships.
More information: www.procarerx.com
ProCare Pharmacy Benefit Manager
Ms. Andrea Baker, Marketing Director
1267 Professional Parkway
Gainesville, Georgia 30507 800-377-1037