PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy Achieves Accreditation with ACHC

PITTSBURGH, PA, PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy proudly announces its approval of accreditation status by Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for specialty pharmacy services.

Achieving accreditation is a process where healthcare organizations demonstrate compliance with national standards. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.

ACHC_AccreditACHC is a not-for-profit organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. ACHC is ISO 9001:2008 certified and has CMS Deeming Authority for Home Health, Hospice and DMEPOS.

PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy is a leading national specialty pharmacy headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PANTHERx Specialty’s mission is to reinvent specialty, revolutionize pharmacy, and redefine care through high-touch clinical services and specialty pharmaceuticals for orphan diseases, transplant, HIV, hepatitis, oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, cystic fibrosis and other chronic conditions. PANTHERx Specialty provides high-tech medication fulfillment and patient education, along with clinical and financial support services, including counseling on medication adherence and side-effect management. PANTHERx Specialty serves as a contracted 340B specialty pharmacy for covered entities, Ryan White Programs, and state AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) throughout the country.

For more information, please visit www.pantherspecialty.com or (855) 726-8479.

PANTHERx Specialty Awarded URAC Accreditation

PITTSBURGH, May 26, 2015 — PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy announced today that it has received full accreditation in the Specialty Pharmacy category from URAC, a Washington, DC-based health care accreditation organization that establishes quality standards for the health care industry.

URAC_Accred_SP_RGBThe URAC accreditation process demonstrates a commitment to quality services and serves as a framework to improve business processes through benchmarking organizations against nationally recognized standards.

“We applaud PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy on achieving URAC Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation,” said URAC President and CEO Kylanne Green. “In today’s healthcare market, URAC accreditation provides a mark of distinction for organizations to demonstrate their commitment to quality healthcare.”

URAC’s Specialty Pharmacy Accreditation provides an external validation of excellence in Specialty Pharmacy Management and provides Continuous Quality Improvement oriented processes that improve operations and enhance compliance.

About URAC

URAC, an independent, nonprofit organization, is a well-known leader in promoting healthcare 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 healthcare 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 healthcare industry. For more information, visit www.urac.org.

About PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy

PANTHERx Specialty Pharmacy is a leading national specialty pharmacy headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. PANTHERx Specialty’s mission is to reinvent specialty, revolutionize pharmacy, and redefine care through high-touch clinical services and specialty pharmaceuticals for orphan diseases, transplant, HIV, hepatitis, oncology, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, cystic fibrosis and other chronic conditions. PANTHERx Specialty provides high-tech medication fulfillment and patient education, along with clinical and financial support services, including counseling on medication adherence and side-effect management. PANTHERx Specialty serves as a contracted 340B specialty pharmacy for covered entities, Ryan White Programs, and state AIDS Drug Assistance Programs (ADAP) throughout the country. For more information, please visit www.pantherspecialty.com.