Navigation Links
Winners of Best Practices in Consumer Empowerment and Protection Awards to be Announced at Conference
Date:3/21/2008

Keynote addresses by Linda Ellerbee, award-winning journalist/television producer; and Michael Roizen, MD, bestselling author and co-founder and chairman, RealAge, Inc.

ORLANDO, Fla., March 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by URAC:

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20030501/URACLOGO )

WHO: URAC, 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.

WHAT: The first-ever comprehensive awards competition and conference spotlighting health plans, pharmacy benefit management companies, health information technology companies and health care management companies that are actively pursuing practices to advance consumer empowerment and protection in an exceptional, measurable and reproducible way.

WHEN: March 25-26, 2008.

WHERE: Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel, 9939 Universal Blvd., Orlando, Florida 32819.

SPEAKERS: Best Practices in Consumer Empowerment and Protection Award winners will present their programs in educational sessions. Keynote addresses by Linda Ellerbee, award- winning journalist/television producer; and Michael Roizen M.D., bestselling author and co-founder & chairman, RealAge, Inc.

AWARD FINALISTS will be honored at a black tie gala Tuesday, March 25 at 6:30 p.m. Winners of the Best Practices in Consumer Empowerment and Protection Awards will be announced at this event.

AWARD FINALISTS ARE: ActiveHealth Management; Aetna, Inc.; American Specialty Health, Inc.; Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas; BlueCross BlueShield of Kansas City; Department of Veterans Affairs; Eli Lilly and Company; Express Scripts; FONEMED; INSPIRIS; Martin's Point Health Care; Medco Health Solutions, Inc.; MemberHealth, LLC; Molina Healthcare of Washington; OptumHealth; ParadigmHealth; Prescription Solutions; PsycHealth, Ltd.; and Sensei, Inc., a Humana Joint Venture.

BACKGROUND: URAC's 2008 Best Practices in Consumer Empowerment and Protection Awards, Conference & Exhibit was developed to honor the achievements of health care management companies that are leading the industry in engaging consumers as partners. The program was designed to both recognize innovative leadership in consumer-focused health care management activities, and then to shine a spotlight on the attributes of those programs that make them successful through this content-rich conference and exhibit.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Katherine Capps, Health2 Resources, 703.319.0957 (office); 571.276.3116 (cell); kcapps@health2resources.com

PRESS PASSES AVAILABLE FOR THE EVENT: CONTACT HEALTH2 RESOURCES: 703-319-0957 or jyoung@health2resources.com.

For full conference details go to http://www.urac.org/bestpractices.


'/>"/>
SOURCE URAC
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Good Clinical Practice Journal Awards: Winners Announced
2. ComPsych(R) Corp. Announces Health at Work(SM) Award Winners: Sprint, Erie Insurance, City of Naperville and Green Hills Public Library
3. Medifast Announces Winners of Mother-Daughter Challenge
4. SAMHSA Announces First Science and Service Award Winners
5. National Cherokee Inspired Comfort Award Winners Announced
6. CaliforniaVolunteers Announces Winners of Find It. Do It. Share It. Contest
7. Collegiate Inventors Competition(R) Announces Winners for 2007
8. Collegiate Inventors Competition announces winners for 2007
9. University of Missouri Veterinarian Wins Americas Best Vet Honor; Four Regional Winners Also Named
10. PA DEP Secretary Announces Pennsylvanias Radon Poster Contest Winners
11. International Association of Forensic Nurses Announces their 2007 Award Winners
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... Experts from the American ... Annual Research Meeting June 26-28, 2016, at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston. ... including advance care planning, healthcare costs and patient and family engagement. , AIR ...
(Date:6/25/2016)... ... June 25, 2016 , ... As a lifelong Southern Californian, Dr. Omkar Marathe ... from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. He trained in Internal Medicine ... his fellowship in hematology/oncology at the UCLA-Olive View-Cedars Sinai program where he had the ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... ... Those who have experienced traumatic events may suffer from a complex set ... drug or alcohol abuse, as a coping mechanism. To avoid this pain and suffering, ... traumatic event. , Trauma sufferers tend to feel a range of emotions, from depression, ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... ... 24, 2016 , ... Dr. Amanda Cheng, an orthodontist ... has extensive experience with all areas of orthodontics, including robotic Suresmile technology, ... , Micro-osteoperforation is a revolutionary adjunct to orthodontic treatment. It can be used ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... NY (PRWEB) , ... June 24, 2016 , ... ... Haute Living, is proud to recognize Dr. Barry M. Weintraub as a prominent ... “the most beautiful women in the world, and the most handsome men, look ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/24/2016)... 2016 Dublin ... addition of the " Global Markets for Spectroscopy ... This report focuses on the ... review, including its applications in various applications. The report ... includes three main industries: pharmaceutical and biotechnology, food and ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. , June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... pulmonary function testing company, is now able to perform sophisticated lung ... ndd Medical Technologies , Inc. Patients are ... labs.  Thanks to ndd,s EasyOne PRO ® , ARL patients like ... any needed testing done in the comfort of her own home. ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... Belgium , June 24, 2016 ... the appointment of Dr. Edward Futcher ... Non-Executive Director, effective June 23, 2016.Dr. Futcher was ... Nominations and Governance Committees.  As a non-executive member ... independent expertise and strategic counsel to VolitionRx in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: