US Specialty Care Achieves Accreditation with ACHC
LAKELAND, Fla., Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- US Specialty Care (USSC), WellDyneRx's wholly-owned specialty pharmacy, achieved accreditation through the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for Specialty Pharmacy Services on August 28, 2018.
Accreditation is a process through which healthcare organizations demonstrate compliance with national standards. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization's dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.
The ACHC is a nonprofit organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. The ACHC is ISO 9001:2015 certified and has CMS deeming authority for Home Health, Hospice and durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS).
"Receiving this accreditation serves as validation for our focus on delivering consistent high quality clinical services and programs to our clients and members," said Nick Page, PharmD, Chief Pharmacy Officer at WellDyneRx. "At US Specialty Care, we focus on the little things because we understand that people who use specialty drugs require special, personalized care. Our proven approach to drive medication adherence, identify and intervene on treatment issues, and improve provider care coordination through multiple touchpoints bolsters the percentage of patients who are adherent with their complex treatment regimens."
This is the third accreditation for USSC. The specialty pharmacy is also accredited by the Utilization Review Accreditation Commission (URAC) and earned its Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites (VIPPS) accreditation through the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy® (NABP®).
About US Specialty Care
US Specialty Care (USSC) is an industry-leading provider of specialty medications, offering advanced prescription services for the management of chronic conditions through complex drug therapies. USSC has been providing specialty pharmacy services for over 10 years in all 50 states, with an additional network of distribution pharmacies to serve all of our clients' specialty care needs.
WellDyneRx is a full-service Pharmacy Benefit Manager (PBM) that makes the little things matter for its clients, employees, partners, and members. WellDyneRx provides members with more than 66,000 retail pharmacies across the U.S.; mail order prescription services with the capacity to fulfill more than 15 million prescriptions per year; a wholly-owned specialty pharmacy (www.USSpecialtyCare.com) to focus on expensive specialized drugs; and highly targeted pharmacy programs for Diabetes, Hepatitis C and Opioids to balance optimal clinical outcomes with minimized plan costs. Visit www.WellDyneRx.com to learn how you can optimize your health plan today.
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