SKYGEN Earns URAC Accreditation in Health Utilization Management
The designation demonstrates the highest level of commitment to quality healthcare
MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., July 19, 2022 – SKYGEN, the leading provider of software as a service (SaaS) and third-party administration (TPA) solutions for dental benefits management, is proud to announce it has earned URAC accreditation for Health Utilization Management. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality by setting high standards for clinical practice, consumer protections, performance measurement, operations infrastructure and risk management. By achieving this status, SKYGEN demonstrates commitment to quality care, enhanced processes, patient safety and improved outcomes.
“We’re extremely pleased to be fully accredited by URAC in their industry-renowned Health Utilization Management program,” said Steve Berryman, SKYGEN CEO. “This reassures our clients that we are following the best practices in every aspect of their business and coming to the table with operational excellence. In today’s ever-evolving health care landscape, SKYGEN strives to establish consistency in our products and maintain the highest confidentiality in our clients’ UM processes.”
URAC’s health utilization management standards are designed to ensure that organizations conducting utilization management follow a process that is clinically sound and respects patients’ and providers’ rights.
“With our rapidly changing health care delivery system, SKYGEN has a distinct advantage by having accredited its operations through URAC,” said Shawn Griffin, M.D., URAC President and CEO. “URAC accreditation will help SKYGEN improve their processes while aligning them with industry best practices and regulations.”
Earning the URAC Health Utilization Management Accreditation Seal is a mark of distinction for organizations that demonstrates their commitment to quality and health utilization management accountability. SKYGEN’s achievement of receiving this accreditation underscores its commitment to serving customers as a trusted partner to help deliver the highest quality of patient care.
SKYGEN is dedicated to transforming the delivery of specialty benefits through innovative, technology-enabled solutions that drive down the cost of care while promoting better outcomes for all. By developing and employing world-class software solutions, the organization provides unprecedented levels of automation and cost savings, creating the most efficient health plans in the country. The SKYGEN client roster serves over 40 million member lives and includes the nation’s largest healthcare insurers, with clients operating in all 50 states plus the District of Colombia and Puerto Rico. For more information, please visit www.skygenusa.com.
Founded in 1990 as a non-profit organization, URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality and patient safety through renowned accreditation programs. URAC develops its evidence-based standards in collaboration with a wide array of stakeholders and industry experts. The company’s portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the health care industry, addressing health care management and operations, pharmacies, telehealth, health plans, medical 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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