Polaris Pharmacy Services Earns URAC Accreditation Distinction in Rare Disease and Mail Order Pharmacy

  • Post published:January 11, 2021
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Polaris Pharmacy Services is proud to announce that it is one of three pharmacies nationwide to be awarded URAC accreditation in Rare Disease Pharmacy Center of Excellence Designation and has concurrently been awarded Mail Order Pharmacy Accreditation. Polaris Pharmacy Services also holds a URAC accreditation in Specialty Pharmacy. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement, and innovation. By achieving this status, Health Net Federal Services has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes, and better patient outcomes.

Polaris Pharmacy Services is an independent specialty pharmacy licensed in all 50 states and Washington DC, and accredited with URAC, ACHC, The Compliance Team, and NABP “VIPPS”. Polaris Pharmacy Services has held URAC Specialty Pharmacy Designation since 2015.

“The development of new, complex, and costly drugs makes good patient management an imperative. This makes accrediting pharmacies that manage patients more important than ever. We applaud Polaris Pharmacy Services on achieving accreditation of the quality of their pharmacy services through URAC,” said URAC President and CEO Shawn Griffin, M.D.

“At Polaris Pharmacy Services, our goal is to offer the highest quality care to our patients. By obtaining these new accreditations, we are leading the way of exemplary care and service for patients around the United States.” – Stephen Samuel, CEO.

About Polaris Pharmacy Services

Polaris Pharmacy Services is headquartered in Baldwin Park, California, and is the largest independent specialty pharmacy, with satellite locations in Arizona, Missouri, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.  Polaris’s mission is to enable patients to successfully live with complex conditions by focusing on being an active partner throughout the entire patient journey with integrity compassion and excellence. The company offers customized clinical management programs nationwide through its proprietary software system, utilizing strategies that promote optimal outcomes for persons enduring debilitating diseases while delivering industry-leading patient care with integrity, compassion, and excellence. Polaris Pharmacy works around the clock to provide patient-centric support and care.

About URAC

Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement, and innovation. URAC is a nonprofit organization using evidence-based measures and developing 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.

Source: https://www.newswire.com/news/premier-pharmacy-services-earns-urac-accreditation-distinction-in-rare-21293696