AUBURN, Ala., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Health Information Designs (HID) announced today that it has been awarded Health Utilization Management (HUM) Accreditation for its Prior Authorization Services by URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.
"HID is proud to earn this accreditation," said Rob DiBenedetto, Chief Executive Officer. "For decades, we have always been dedicated to ensuring that our clients receive the highest value through our service and technologies. We're pleased that our hard work providing outstanding clinical services is being recognized."
HID is a pharmacy services company that provides clinical expertise—powered by proprietary technologies—to improve the clinical and economic value of health care at the earliest point in the continuum of care. HID's comprehensive suite of prior authorization solutions promote compliance monitoring, therapy adherence, and criteria management for greater administrative control of health plan and pharmacy benefit managers prior authorization programs across the country.
URAC offers the only third-party, voluntary accreditation program of this scope for organizations conducting utilization review by following a process that is clinically sound and respects patients' and providers' rights while giving payers reasonable guidelines to follow. URAC accreditation is a signal to HID's clients that our services meet, and in some cases exceed, industry-standard policies and procedures for HUM review.
SOURCE Health Information Designs