BUFFALO, N.Y. – February 12, 2020 – Pharmacy Benefit Dimensions (PBD) is proud to announce that it has recently earned URAC accreditation in Pharmacy Benefit Management. URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement, and innovation. By achieving this status, PBD has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes, and better patient outcomes.
“As a pharmacy benefit manager, PBD is focused on doing what is right for our clients and members,” said Lynne Olewine, president of PBD. “Achieving URAC accreditation is not only a prestigious distinction, but it also demonstrates our commitment to providing servicing excellence while also validating our efforts to hold ourselves to a higher standard.”
“URAC accreditation shows that PBD is a pharmacy benefit management organization able to adhere to standards that cover important aspects of care such as claims processing, developing proper drug formulary, and consumer access,” said URAC President and CEO Shawn Griffin, M.D. “Quality policies and procedures are paramount as the price and complexity of medications rise. PBD chose to demonstrate their performance through URAC’s independent accreditation of their services.”
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting health care quality through leadership, accreditation, measurement, and innovation. URAC is a nonprofit organization using
evidence-based measures and developing standards through inclusive engagement with a range of stakeholders committed to improving the quality of health care. Our portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the health care industry, addressing health care management, health care 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.