LONG BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TRISTAR®, a leader in medical case management, has received URAC accreditation for Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management. By receiving this designation, TRISTAR® demonstrated a commitment to quality of care, and to nationally recognized guidelines and evidence-based medicine.
URAC is a nationally recognized organization that sets the standard for the highest level of utilization review quality. The application was submitted late last year, and in May, TRISTAR® received notice of accreditation. “This was a great effort by the entire medical management team and we are honored to have achieved this high level of recognition. It demonstrates TRISTAR’s commitment to quality and our clients can be assured that our processes meet URAC’s recognized national standards,” said Mary Ann Lubeskie, VP of TRISTAR® Managed Care. TRISTAR® is officially accredited as of June 1st, 2018.
About URAC Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management
URAC is an independent, nonprofit accreditation entity, founded in 1990, that promotes healthcare quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement and innovation. The URAC accreditation process serves as a framework to improve business processes through benchmarking organizations against nationally recognized standards. URAC is named as a designated accreditor of workers’ compensation utilization review in California, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Nevada, New York and Ohio.
Founded in 1987, TRISTAR’s mission has remained consistent for more than 30 years: to provide the highest quality claims management services to our clients. TRISTAR® is the largest independently owned third party multi-line claims administrator in the United States with operations focused within three divisions: property and casualty claims management (“TRISTAR® Risk Management”), benefits administration (“TRISTAR® Benefits Administrators”), and managed care and medical cost containment services (“TRISTAR® Managed Care”). Each division provides services nationwide, and with nearly 1,000 employees across the country.
TRISTAR® offers innovative solutions to help manage each claim to best possible outcome and control our clients’ total cost of risk, including advanced systems functionality, telephonic nurse triage, integrated disability management, custom network administration, and cutting edge utilization review services and technology. For more information please visit, www.tristargroup.net or call 888-558-7478.