WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) November 09, 2016
URAC, the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement, is proud to announce that Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy has earned URAC accreditation in Specialty Pharmacy. By achieving this status, Mandell's has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy is an independent specialty pharmacy focused on providing the full spectrum of pharmacy services to patients undergoing treatment for infertility. Such treatments include IVF, IUI, Donor Egg, Fertility Preservation and other reproductive techniques.
"It's necessary for specialty pharmacies to provide a higher level of treatment for patients so desired outcomes are achieved. Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy shows a dedication to patient education and safety through the recognition of quality it received from URAC's independent accreditation," said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. "With URAC accreditation, people know that Mandell's strives to adhere to industry best practices."
"We feel honored to have achieved URAC accreditation and to be able to demonstrate the quality of our services," said Terry Malanda RPh, Owner and Pharmacist-in-Charge at Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy. "Having gone through infertility treatment myself, I understand the importance of the pharmacy-patient relationship from both sides of the process. As a result, we continuously strive to improve the services we offer."
The URAC accreditation process demonstrates a commitment to quality services and serves as a framework to improve business processes through benchmarking organization against nationally recognized standards.
URAC accreditation requires applicants to submit policies, procedures, and other organizational information that is followed by a review. Once an application is received by URAC, a primary reviewer is assigned and coordinates all aspects of the review until a decision on accreditation has been determined.
About Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy
Operating in New Jersey since 1927, Mandell's Clinical Pharmacy is a family-owned, independent specialty pharmacy that has worked closely with the fertility community for over 20 years. Mandell's highly credentialed pharmacists and staff maintain significant knowledge of the pharmaceutical and compounded medications used in treating infertility. In addition, Mandell's provides insurance services, discount programs for self-pay patients, and educational support for all patients. In addition, the pharmacy provides nationwide overnight shipping, custom compounded medications, language interpreter services and a 24/7 emergency phone line for patients.
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. URAC is a nonprofit organization developing evidence-based measures and 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.