FLOWER MOUND, Texas, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heritage Health Solutions, Inc. (Heritage), a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, announced today that the company has achieved Full URAC Accreditation pursuant to Core 3.0. URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, Heritage has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
Heritage provides healthcare administrative services including custom healthcare solutions designed around the needs of their customers. The services augment the customers' ability to administer programs by providing healthcare to their respective customers.
"Heritage initially received URAC accreditation in 2014. This milestone demonstrates our continued dedication to ensuring compliance with URAC standards, which is part of the Heritage culture and serves as a framework for who we are," said James L. Rosengren, MHA, LFACHE, Chairman of the Board and Executive Chairman.
"By applying for and achieving Core accreditation, Heritage 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."
About Heritage Health Solutions, Inc.
Heritage Health Solutions, a verified Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB), provides health care delivery and management, pharmacy services, medical cost containment, and telemedicine to federal, state, county, and municipal agencies. Its pharmacy benefit management subsidiary, PrismRx, LLC, provides patients, pharmacists, and payors prescription services that enhance patient care and reduce costs.
Heritage is in its eleventh year of providing pharmacy first fill prescription services to several million military veterans at 115 VA hospitals and 781 VA clinics and healthcare locations across the country. The company is also committed to providing prescription services to veterans' dependents who resided at Camp Lejeune during 1957 to 1987. In addition, Heritage supports the U.S. Marshals Service National Managed Care Contract by delivering health care services to 60,000 plus prisoners in the United States Marshals custody. For more information, visit www.heritagehealthsolutions.com.
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare 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 healthcare. Our portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the healthcare industry, addressing healthcare management, healthcare 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.
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