Navigation Links
URAC Announces New Leadership to Mine Health Care Management Data and Develop Measurement Programs
Date:3/13/2008

Joann Genovich-Richards, Ph.D., MBA, RN is vice president of research and measurement

WASHINGTON, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today URAC announced it has appointed Joann Genovich-Richards, Ph.D., MBA, RN, to serve as the organization's first vice president of research and measurement. The position will support the development of capabilities and staff resources to better mine and analyze existing data from accredited companies and other sources and to develop new URAC measurement programs. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030501/URACLOGO )

URAC is the Washington, D.C.-based independent accreditor which offers more than 20 accreditation and certification programs along the continuum of care. Currently URAC accredits more than 400 health care management organizations operating in all 50 states. Genovich-Richards will be the key thought leader of URAC's efforts to define industry measurement needs and opportunities, which will result in the development of products that differentiate the services offered by health care management companies.

The initial goal of URAC's metrics offerings is to provide additional information to accredited companies to enable them to benchmark their accreditation evaluations, operational performance and service delivery against industry norms.

"We believe that enhanced benchmarking will further promote URAC's focus on continuous quality improvements," said Alan P. Spielman, URAC's president and CEO. "This will also create the foundation for future programs that would provide public reporting to assist purchasers and consumers in making key health care decisions. The metrics program is aligned with URAC's strategic focus on improving health care management and empowering consumers."

Over the course of her career, Genovich-Richards has served in senior executive roles developing structures, t
'/>"/>

SOURCE URAC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Juvaris BioTherapeutics, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Grant E. Pickering as Chief Executive Officer
2. Samarion(SM) Announces Second Outcome Based Study Partner Site for LTC Industrys Only Enterprise Quality Improvement System
3. Rigel Announces Participation in Upcoming Investor and Partnering Conferences
4. Bionovo Announces 2007 Financial Results and Highlights
5. Echo Therapeutics Announces Positive Results from Symphony(TM) Transdermal Continuous Glucose Monitoring System Study at Tufts Medical Center
6. Providence Service Corporation Announces Intent to File a Common Stock Shelf Registration Statement
7. Providence Service Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter 2007 Revenue and Earnings Above Forecast; Issues First Quarter 2008 Guidance
8. Medifast Announces Year-end 2007 Financial Results
9. Immtech Announces Update on Business Operations
10. IOF announces Progress in Osteoporosis now available free online
11. Omnicell Announces Completion of Its Common Stock Repurchase Plan
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... ... Spa industries, announces the return of its complimentary educational webinar series ... medical business leaders creates success for their clients through targeted marketing, sales, digital ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) , ... July 06, 2015 ... ... States choose fat-reduction procedures each year for aesthetic reasons, which is why liposuction ... country. For a particular demographic, however, fat reduction has become more than a ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... Olive Fertility Centre is proud to announce ... Teaching Award on behalf of the department of Family Practice. , “This award is ... be practicing in. The technology is changing so rapidly and we are also developing ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... ... July 06, 2015 , ... doTERRA, the leading global ... executive management team. Most recently, Jowers held the position as Director of the Hinckley ... After spending a decade building the institute, Jowers states that he was ready for ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... July 06, 2015 , ... ... redesigned site allows newly-diagnosed cancer patients, caregivers and medical professionals to chat with ... survived the same cancer. , “Receiving a cancer diagnosis is often the most ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Acara Partners Announces Complimentary Educational Webinar Series for Cosmetic Medical Practices and MedSpas 2Health News:Acara Partners Announces Complimentary Educational Webinar Series for Cosmetic Medical Practices and MedSpas 3Health News:Learn How CoolSculpting® and Liposuction in Virginia Beach Help Military Members Stay the Course 2Health News:Learn How CoolSculpting® and Liposuction in Virginia Beach Help Military Members Stay the Course 3Health News:Olive Fertility Centre Physician Honoured for Teaching 2Health News:doTERRA Welcomes Kirk Jowers to Its Executive Team 2Health News:doTERRA Welcomes Kirk Jowers to Its Executive Team 3Health News:doTERRA Welcomes Kirk Jowers to Its Executive Team 4Health News:Cancer Hope Network Launches Upgraded Website to Support Cancer Patients, Caregivers 2
... UPTON, NY - A new study by scientists at the ... Norway suggests that the benefits of moderately increased exposure to ... against the lethal effects of many forms of cancer and ... cancer in populations deficient in vitamin D. The study will ...
... activate abnormally in malignant cells , , MONDAY, Jan. 7 (HealthDay ... genes that play a role in cell division, and ... of those genes show an abnormal pattern of activation in ... issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of ...
... University Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS) has ... Eight Rockefeller researchers will each receive $25,000 from the ... if successful, might lead to clinical trials. The CCTS ... established through funds from a Clinical and Translational Science ...
... caused by aging, can also be caused by pesticides ... that trichloroethylene (TCE) is a risk factor for parkinsonism, ... Parkinsons disease. TCE is a chemical widely used in ... water and soil due to runoff from manufacturing sites ...
... experts are split on the need for supplements , , MONDAY, ... D -- sourced through sunlight, some foods and supplements ... such as heart attack and stroke, U.S. researchers report. , ... Heart Study included 1,739 people, average age 59, living in ...
... suffering from a form of asphyxia at birth have ... a lifetime of debilitating and costly health complications, according ... , The findings, which appear today in the January ... technique, that better availability and placement of CoolCaps within ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:More sun exposure may be good for some people 2Health News:More sun exposure may be good for some people 3Health News:Team Finds 118 Genes That Might Play Role in Cancer 2Health News:Rockefeller University's Center for Clinical and Translational Science funds pilot studies 2Health News:Trichloroethylene is a risk factor for parkinsonism 2Health News:Trichloroethylene is a risk factor for parkinsonism 3Health News:Low Vitamin D Linked to Heart Risk 2Health News:Low Vitamin D Linked to Heart Risk 3Health News:Better access to cool caps improves outcomes, lowers cost of treating asphyxia in newborns 2
(Date:7/6/2015)... 2015   Cepheid (Nasdaq: CPHD ) today ... 2015 second quarter ended June 30, 2015 on Thursday, ... The Company will host a management presentation ... 2015, to discuss the results.  To access the live ... at least 15 minutes before the scheduled start time ...
(Date:7/6/2015)... DIEGO , July 6, 2015  OncoSec Medical ... DNA-based intratumoral cancer immunotherapies, today announced the appointment of ... position of Vice President of Market Development, effective July ... responsible for evaluating, designing, and executing on the company,s ... "I,m very excited to welcome Joann to ...
(Date:7/5/2015)... 2015 Nihon University is pleased to ... Medical-Engineering Collaboration "Medicine Definitely Jumps Up with 8K" ... Tokyo, Japan . Many experts ... will present their achievements and future prospects on ... produced with 8K technology. (Documentation: ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:OncoSec Medical Appoints Joann V. Lofgren as Vice President of Market Development 2OncoSec Medical Appoints Joann V. Lofgren as Vice President of Market Development 3Nihon University to Host International Symposium on Medical-Engineering Collaboration 2Nihon University to Host International Symposium on Medical-Engineering Collaboration 3
... CSG/SportsCoatings,today announced approximately 10 million square feet of ... coating, TurfAide(TM),in 2008 -- up from 1.5 million ... in demand for TurfAide has been attributed to,several ... of the American,Medical Association that found MRSA (methicillin-resistant ...
... Very Low Dose Glucagon ahead of Phase 2 Clinical Trials in ... ... Jan. 8 DiObex, Inc., a privately held,biotechnology company developing treatments for ... U.S. Patent,and Trademark Office for the use of very low dose glucagon, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:10 Million Square Feet of Turf Set to be Treated in 2008 in Response to MRSA Outbreaks Nationwide 2DiObex, Inc. Awarded Patent for the Prevention of Insulin-Induced Hypoglycemia 2
... an enzymatic cleanser for automated and semi-automated ... 475ml bottle has a flip-top spout for ... that require manual addition of an enzyme ... of this product. The shelf life of ...
Streck-Diluent III Plus is a balanced electrolyte solution manufactured specifically for use as a diluent for blood cell counting and sizing on the Abbott CELL-DYN® 3000, 3500 and 3700. The shelf...
An environmentally-safe, CN-free lytic reagent designed for use on the Abbott CELL-DYN® 1800 three-part differential hematology analyzer....
... is a nucleated red blood cell (nRBC) control ... Coulter LH 750/LH 755 hematology analyzer in its ... for the Coulter LH 750/LH 755. nRBC-Chex for ... cap-pierceable vials. nRBC-Chex for LH has a 75-day ...
Medicine Products: