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CSMC Launches UHDA Program

January 31, 2018

Cardinal Santos Medical Center (CSMC) focuses on strengthening its partnership with various Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs) and insurers by establishing the Unified HMO Doctors Accreditation (UHDA) program. In line with this, a signing ceremony towards the implementation of said program was held on January 31, 2018 and February 1, 2018 at the PCAS Function Rooms.

The UHDA Program aims to standardize and streamline the accreditation requirements of HMOs/insurers for CSMC doctors, with the assurance that provisions of HMOs/insurers on providers (i.e. credentialing, practice patterns, RVS rates, etc.) are taken into consideration.

Among those who support the program are the following companies: AsianLife and General Assurance Corp., AVEGA Managed Care Inc., Beneficial Life Insurance Inc., Caritas Health Shield Inc., Cocolife Healthcare, Eastwest Healthcare Inc., Health Maintenance Inc., Health Plan Philippines Inc., Intellicare (Asalus Corp.), Insular Health Care Inc., Maxicare Healthcare Corp., Medocare Health Systems Inc., Medicard Philippines Inc., Medicare Plus Inc., Optimum Medical & Healthcare Services Inc., Pacific Cross Health Care Inc., Philhealthcare Inc., Select Care Philippines Inc., StayWell Information Systems Inc., and Valuecare Health Systems Inc.

With this program, more patients and HMO/insurer members will be assured to receive the best possible care through the wide array of accredited specialists at CSMC.