Our job at AMR is to uphold the standards of quality healthcare that ensure patients receive appropriate and necessary care. In that same spirit, we are proud to be reaccredited by URAC as evidence of how we, too, are held to and adhere to standards that ensure our work is competent and thorough.
Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB)
September 27, 2017
Advanced Medical Reviews (AMR) is proud to announce that it has earned URAC reaccreditation in Health Utilization Management (HUM) and reaccreditation as an Independent Review Organization (IRO) in Comprehensive Internal and External Reviews. URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, AMR has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes, and better patient outcomes.
Since 2004, AMR has been setting the industry standard in providing quality independent medical peer review and utilization management services. AMR offers a single source solution for its clients’ peer review and utilization management needs covering all specialties and subspecialties nationwide. Highly trained compliance staff and specialized review nurses are bolstered by a strong quality assurance process ensuring the highest quality standards throughout the review process.
“Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. AMR’s URAC accreditation shows an ability to abide by the gold standard when it comes to performing Health Utilization Management functions,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “URAC’s utilization management accreditation standards promote an evidence-based and reasonable review of services that respect both patients and providers.”
AMR received a score of 100% on both the IRO and UM accreditations while achieving full compliance with all of URAC’s Leading Indicators. Meeting all of URAC’s Standards, including Leading Indicators, demonstrates that AMR’s security procedures, system integration, credentialing procedures and other company processes meet the industry standards set forth by URAC. As Megan Kaufman, General Manager of AMR adds, “Our…