TITLE

URAC approves external review standards

PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Employee Benefit News;May2000, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the board of directors of URAC has approved standards for external review organizations in the United States in line with patients' appeals within a health plan. Purpose of the URAC standards; Views of state and federal lawmakers on external review; Role of external review in consumer protection according to URAC President and Chief Executive Officer Garry Carneal.
ACCESSION #
3106339

 

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