URAC

URAC is nationally recognized as the leading entity for accrediting specialty health plans. By applying for and receiving URAC accreditation, American Specialty Health Insurance Company and American Specialty Health Networks have demonstrated the commitment to be measured by nationally accepted health care benchmarks.

COMPREHENSIVE WELLNESS PROGRAM

COMPREHENSIVE WELLNESS PROGRAM

These standards require a comprehensive wellness organization to develop programs that address the risk types and interventions associated with the wellness program, and define the excepted outcomes. The standards and measures encourage industry-wide quality improvement and promote best practices, while protecting and empowering consumers.

First accredited: 7/03
Current cycle: 1/2015-1/2018

DISEASE MANAGEMENT

DISEASE MANAGEMENT

The URAC Disease Management standards promote quality and provide tools to better assess and respond to the needs of members. Standards promote evidence-based practice, collaborative relationships with providers, consumer education, and shared decision making with consumers.


Current cycle: 1/2015-1/2018

HEALTH WEBSITE: WWW.HEALTHYROADS.COM

HEALTH WEBSITE: WWW.HEALTHYROADS.COM

www.Healthyroads.com. These standards promote creditability, trust, and quality of online health information and privacy practices of Web sites.

First accredited: 2002
Current cycle: 2/2014-2/2016

HIPAA SECURITY

HIPAA SECURITY

ASH affiliates holds URAC’s HIPAA Privacy accreditation and HIPAA Security accreditation. These programs outline a framework of best practices that describe the operational policies and procedures necessary for an effective HIPAA compliance program. ASH received accreditation as both a covered entity and a business associate.

First accredited: 12/03
Current cycle: 12/12-12/15

HIPAA PRIVACY

HIPAA PRIVACY

ASH affiliates holds URAC’s HIPAA Privacy accreditation and HIPAA Security accreditation. These programs outline a framework of best practices that describe the operational policies and procedures necessary for an effective HIPAA compliance program. ASH received accreditation as both a covered entity and a business associate.

First accredited: 7/03
Current cycle: 7/12-7/17