PITTSBURGH, Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- HM Health Solutions (HMHS), a subsidiary of Highmark Health, has received ISO 9001:2008 certification for its output services, which include corporate print and transactional printing, mail, processing services and fulfillment. The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) for Quality Management Systems (QMS) is a globally recognized standard that is designed to help organizations meet regulatory requirements.
By attaining ISO 9001:2008 certification in its print facilities, HMHS continues to demonstrate its commitment to healthcare quality processes and superior customer service. With defined documented procedures, minimized risk due to increased efficiency, and continuous process improvements, customers can be assured that HMHS has met the highest level of regulatory compliance.
"The ISO 9001:2008 certification of our QMS further establishes HMHS Output Services as a recognized leader and ensures production accountability for our customers," stated Paul Jorgensen, Director of Output Services, HM Health Solutions.
DEKRA provided the certification to HMHS's print facilities after an extensive audit, as a third party must provide approval that all operations meet regulations. "We want to congratulate HM Health Solutions on achieving ISO 9001:2008," said Chris Carson, Director of Business Development and Marketing, DEKRA. "The management team was among the most focused and engaged group that we've ever dealt with in their pursuit of the internationally recognized standard for quality."
About HM Health Solutions
HM Health Solutions (HMHS) was formed in March 2014, as a subsidiary of Highmark Health. HMHS enables health plans to achieve top-line revenue growth, reduce costs and gain economies of scale. The HMHS Enterprise platform leverages state-of-the-art cloud technology to support a comprehensive suite of offerings. HMHS offers expertise in multiple product lines, including Medicare, Medicaid, commercial, and individual business. Our industry-leading expertise in people, process and platforms deliver measurable results while increasing customer engagement. For more information, visit www.hmhs.com.
About DEKRA Certification, Inc. (DCI)
DCI is a U.S. based accredited certification body for international management systems. The company is part of the global footprint of DEKRA Certification Group headquartered in Stuttgart, Germany. DCI is a multi-accredited certification body covering all management system business line activities for North America, with a global service capacity. DEKRA offers services for ISO 9001 (quality), ISO 14001 (environment), AS 9100c (aviation, space and defense), TL 9000 (telecommunications), SEP (Superior Energy Performance) and ISO 50001 (energy management) along with auditing services to many other management standards, including customized supplier assessments. DCI works with companies to utilize standards for greater productivity, reduced waste, larger profits, an enhanced customer experience and the growth of a continuous improvement culture. DEKRA's experienced professionals have extensive knowledge of management system standards and a proven track record of success to help achieve the goals of any organization. For more information, visit www.dekra-certification.us
SOURCE HM Health Solutions