Concord, CA – Athens Managed Care recently announced that it has earned URAC accreditation in Workers’ Compensation. URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. By achieving this status, Athens Managed Care has demonstrated a comprehensive commitment to quality care, improved processes and better patient outcomes.
Founded in 1976 Athens Administrators is a national third party administrator of Workers’ Compensation and Property and Casualty claims as well as Managed Care services. We proudly provide service to private and public sector, self-insured clients as well as to insurance carriers and managing general agencies.
“Athens Administrators is proud to join the elite group of individuals who have earned the URAC Accreditation. Athens Managed Care prides themselves in providing clients high-quality healthcare to our injured workers,” says Leann Farlander, Associate Vice President of Cost Containment for Athens Managed Care.
“Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. Athens Administrators’ URAC accreditation shows an ability to abide by the gold standard when it comes to performing Workers Compensation Utilization Management functions,” says 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.”