Fairview Pharmacy receives URAC accreditations
Fairview Pharmacy Services has been awarded specialty pharmacy and mail service pharmacy accreditations from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accrediting organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.
“This accreditation underscores the high levels of safety, quality and service that we have provided to our patients and business partners since our inception,” said Kyle Skiermont, Pharm.D., Fairview director of specialty and infusion operations. “We’re pleased to obtain external validation from such a prestigious organization.”
Focused on patient experience, value
Fairview Specialty Pharmacy is one of the largest specialty pharmacies in the United States operated by a nonprofit health care system. It seeks to deliver exceptional patient experience and value in innovative ways. It uses an integrated approach developed at University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview to collaborate with physicians and other care providers to improve outcomes.
“We applaud Fairview Pharmacy Services on achieving URAC specialty pharmacy and mail service pharmacy accreditations,” said URAC Chief Operating Officer William Vandervennet. “In today’s health care market, URAC accreditation provides a mark of distinction for organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality health care.”
URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization, is a leader in promoting health care quality through accreditation and certification programs.