Jupiter, FL, June 24, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- HMC HealthWorks announced today that they received full Disease Management Accreditation from URAC, a Washington, DC-based healthcare accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the healthcare industry.
URAC is an independent, nonprofit healthcare-accrediting organization dedicated to promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, education and measurement. “Achieving the Disease Management Accreditation from URAC demonstrates our company's dedication to consistency and excellence in delivering a great program to our clients and their participants,” says Dr. Janis S. DiMonaco, President and CEO of HMC HealthWorks.
HMC HealthWorks Health Management Education Program (disease management) provides high touch education and coaching to individuals with a chronic condition. HMC’s program improves an individual’s health status while lowering overall health costs.
“By applying for and receiving URAC accreditation, HMC HealthWorks 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 and undergo rigorous evaluation by an independent accrediting body.”
About HMC HealthWorks
For 40 years, HMC HealthWorks’ focus is on customization and managing the whole person to improve overall health status, enabling individuals to make smarter healthcare decisions. By focusing on motivating individuals and improving their health through our extensive programs, we are able to bend the health care cost trend, reduce indirect medical costs, such as disability claims and worker related injuries, as well as increase presenteeism. Learn more about HMC HealthWorks at www.hmchealthworks.com
URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization, is a leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation and certification programs. URAC’s standards keep pace with the rapid changes in the healthcare system, and provide a mark of distinction for healthcare organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality and accountability. Through its broad-based governance structure and an inclusive standards development process, URAC ensures that all stakeholders are represented in setting meaningful standards for the healthcare industry. For more information, visit www.urac.org.