HBI’s approach to behavioral health care is innovative, dynamic, solution-focused, and diverse – where the clinical practice is interdependent with managed care obtaining data from these two integral functions in order to develop and implement targeted programming to address issues and provide solutions. “Maintaining URAC’s accreditation since 2007 is a recognition of our commitment in providing high quality programs and services to our members and partners”, declares HBI Founder and President, Anis Abi-Karam, Ph.D. “Accountability, creativity, and measurable outcomes are hallmarks of our behavioral and mental health care services.”
“Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. HBI’s URAC accreditation shows an ability to abide by the gold standard when it comes to performing Health Utilization Management functions,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “URAC’s utilization management accreditation standards promote an evidence-based and reasonable review of services that respect both patients and providers.”
Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare 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 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.