About UsURAC Accreditation
Giant Eagle's specialty pharmacy subsidiary received full specialty pharmacy accreditation from URAC, a Washington, D.C.-based independent health care accrediting organization that assesses quality standards for the health care industry.
“By receiving URAC accreditation, Giant Eagle Pharmacy has demonstrated a commitment to quality health care,” said Kylanne Green, URAC's president and CEO. “Quality health care is crucial to our nation’s welfare, and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against national standards and undergo rigorous evaluation by an independent accrediting body.”
URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization, is a well-known leader in promoting health care quality through its accreditation, education, and measurement programs. URAC offers a wide range of quality benchmarking programs and services that model the rapid changes in the health care system and provide a symbol of excellence for organizations to validate their commitment to quality and accountability. Through its broad-based governance structure and an inclusive standards development process, URAC ensures that all stakeholders are represented in establishing meaningful quality measures for the entire health care industry. For more information, visit www.urac.org.