Designation demonstrates highest level of commitment to quality healthcare
PLANO, Texas – Dec. 12, 2017 – Catalyst Health Network is pleased to announce that is has earned URAC accreditation in Clinical Integration. URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, Catalyst Health Network has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
“We are truly honored to not only receive the distinguished URAC accreditation in Clinical Integration, but also achieve a perfect score in the review process,” said Christopher Crow, M.D., president of Catalyst Health Network. “We are extremely proud of our team and network for their dedication. This accreditation is a reflection of our commitment to transform the health and well-being of the communities we serve through the power of relationships.”
As one of the largest clinically integrated networks in the US, Catalyst Health Network is the fifth in the nation to earn URAC’s full accreditation in Clinical Integration. This accreditation allows Catalyst Health Network to continue striving to make a difference in patients’ lives, and the communities in which they serve by providing a path to reduced cost, improved experience and outcomes while building trust throughout the provider network.
“Accepting the responsibilities of becoming a clinically integrated organization, Catalyst Health Network shows it is committed to quality, coordinated services and care,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “URAC is delighted to help Catalyst Health Network and others by providing them with an accreditation program that validates the quality of their services and helps them avoid regulatory concerns.”
About Catalyst Health Network
Catalyst Health Network is a clinically integrated network of PCPs who have come together to provide high-quality care, helping communities thrive. With 515 primary care providers, 140 office locations, 750,000 patients, and 70 care team members, Catalyst Health Network operates as a non-profit organization improving health, coordinating care, and lowering cost – creating sustainable and predictable value. The network is comprised solely of physician members and managed by StratiFi Health, a physician services and population health organization. For more information, visit www.catalysthealthnetwork.com or follow @CatalystHN on Twitter.
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.