Compassion, care, community.
Since 1992, Precedence, Inc. has conducted UnityPoint Health's managed care. Currently, Precedence, Inc. manages commercial insurance and Medicaid contracts.
To provide compassionate, cost-effective health care.
Precedence, Inc. -
*Per Milliman Data
Is URAC accredited.
Provides utilization review by licensed health professionals.
Directs beneficiaries to the most appropriate level of care.
Monitors ongoing progress.
Establishes clinical criteria and protocols
Has board-certified licensed medical directors and peer reviewers.
Exceeds actuarial data concerning recidivism and average length of stay.*
Uses a client centered approach.
Adds a personal touch.
What others are saying about Precedence Inc.
"The Precedence staff is friendly and easy to work with, which makes the entire process flow smoothly for all."
Sam Moreno, PhD
"Precedence specializes in evidence-based, outcome-oriented patient care to produce the best possible results."
Robert Sharpe, MD
"Precedence helped me get the care I needed. I knew that I, and the quality of my care, mattered to them."
"Appropriateness and efficiency are words to live by in meeting new value-based goals for population health. Precedence Inc.'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."
Precedence Inc. Utilization Management Program is accredited by the URAC. This accreditation provides assurance to patients, providers, purchasers; regulators and employers that the practices of Precedence managed care are performed fairly and reasonably for all parties. Precedence follows standards to ensure our Utilization Management (UM) Review process is clinically sound and we respect patients' and providers' rights while giving payers logical & realistic guidelines to follow.
If you are an ACO that would benefit from implementing a utilization management program, Precedence Inc. welcomes the opportunity to work with you. To find out how we can help you reach your UM goals, please contact Aggie Waterstreet, Director of Utilization Management at (800) 361-1492.
If you are a provider or a program enrollee and would like to request a copy of our yearly quality improvement evaluation, please contact us at (800) 361-1492.