Josefs Pharmacy was recently awarded a URAC Specialty Pharmacy accreditation. BHM Healthcare Solutions, a comprehensive healthcare management consulting firm, provided assistance to Josefs Pharmacy that was pivotal in helping the organization achieve accreditation.
Online PR News – 13-January-2014 – St. Louis, Missouri – URAC is the largest accrediting body for healthcare organizations and is recognized nationwide. URAC accreditation is a symbol of excellence and validation of an organization’s commitment to quality and accountability.
“Josefs Pharmacy should be commended for meeting strict quality standards,” said Alan P. Speilman, URAC president and CEO. “It is critically important for healthcare organizations to make a commitment to quality and accountability. URAC Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation is a demonstration of that commitment.”
Josefs Pharmacy is a locally owned and operated pharmacy serving primarily Wake County, North Carolina and the surrounding communities. Josefs offers a wide range of pharmacy services, including but not limited to, compounding, auto refill, Rx-Sync, My Dose Alert, free local delivery, specialty packaging for people taking multiple medications, diabetes counseling/supplies, medication therapy management, immunizations, health seminars, disease state management, free blood pressure screenings, medication compliance monitoring, low priced prescriptions, and accepts all insurance plans.
BHM’s URAC Accreditation Assistance Team conducted a thorough review of Josefs’ existing policies, procedures, program descriptions, reports, and other data to evaluate their compliance with URAC standards. After developing a detailed project plan, BHM consultants collaborated with members of Josefs Pharmacy to efficiently and cost-effectively ensure that the organization was fully prepared to meet URAC Specialty Pharmacy accreditation standards.
“We are proud to have teamed with Josefs Pharmacy in achieving URAC Specialty Pharmacy accreditation,” states Mark Rosenberg, President of BHM. “As a specialty pharmacy, Josefs is a part of one of the most rapidly growing segments in today’s rapidly evolving healthcare industry. We believe that attaining this accreditation will better position Josefs Pharmacy to develop strategic partnerships with accountable care organizations (ACOs) as they endeavor to deliver superior patient care at lower costs.”
BHM is a Healthcare Management Consulting firm whose specialty is optimizing profitability while improving care in a variety of health care settings. BHM has worked both nationally and internationally with managed care organizations, providers, hospitals, and insurers. In addition to this BHM offers a wide breadth of services ranging including managed care consulting, strategic planning and organizational analysis, Accreditation Consulting, financial consulting for healthcare, physician advisor/peer review, and organizational development.