San Diego, CA, January 4, 2018 – Marquee Managed Care Solutions (Marquee MCS) has been awarded full accreditation in Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry. The accreditation was effective January 1, 2018.
URAC’s Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management Accreditation Standards require companies to establish and adhere to proper process and procedures for assessment, planning and implementation of all Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management Services.
“Marquee MCS is honored to be fully accredited in Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management from URAC,” said Jayne Miller, vice president of Managed Care for Marquee MCS. “We are very pleased to be recognized in the industry for providing outstanding services. Such a distinction also underscores the quality of work we provide to our clients by demonstrating compliance with national standards for Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management services.”
Technology-focused, Marquee MCS offers a full array of managed care services to the insurance industry including utilization review, telephonic case management, management of medical provider networks, bill review, lien resolution, program audits and various other medical cost containment programs.
“Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. Marquee Managed Care Solutions’ URAC accreditation shows an ability to abide by the gold standard when it comes to performing Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management function,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “URAC’s utilization management accreditation standards promote an evidence-based and reasonable review of services that respect both patients and providers.”
About Marquee Managed Care Solutions
Marquee provides an integrated approach to solving intricate managed care needs in the workers’ compensation market, helping employers, carriers and self-insured entities to better manage health care costs.
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in advancing healthcare quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement and innovation. URAC offers a wide range of quality benchmarking programs that reflect the latest changes in healthcare and provide a symbol of excellence for organizations to showcase their validated commitment to quality and accountability. URAC uses evidence-based measures and develops standards through inclusive engagement with a broad range of stakeholders committed to improving the quality of healthcare. For more information, visit urac.org.