New Braunfels, TX – Independent clinical review provider Nexus recently announced that it has earned URAC reaccreditation in Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management.
URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, Nexus has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
“Since our inception, Nexus has continually been on the forefront of the evolution and advancement of the Clinical Review industry,” said Ed Bolton, CEO of Nexus. “Maintaining URAC accreditation affirms Nexus as a progressive industry leader and demonstrates our organization’s resolute commitment to secure and compliant innovation in support of our client base and the Clinical Review industry on the whole. Nexus is pleased to be able to demonstrate its commitment to these requirements by once again earning URAC accreditation.”
For a decade, Nexus has optimized the clinical review process providing independent clinical review and utilization management services for clients in workers’ compensation, group health, auto/liability, disability, and legal market nationwide. Nexus was first awarded URAC accreditation in 2015 and the renewed accreditation status is active until October of 2021.
“Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. Nexus’ URAC accreditation shows an ability to abide by the gold standard when it comes to performing Worker’s Compensation 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.”