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What does UM stand for?

UM stands for Utilization Management

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March 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Advantica (formerly Advantica EyeCare), a Florida-based vision and dental benefits company, is pleased to announce the benefits company has been awarded an Organizational Certification from the National Committee on Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its utilization management program.
Earlier this year, after an exhaustive review, the American Accreditation HealthCare Commission/URAC awarded Independence Blue Cross a certificate of accreditation for its utilization management program, which includes utilization management for chiropractic services," Independence spokesman Chris Rathke said in a statement.
Although the hospital was successful in costing the services provided to individual patients and groups of patients, it was difficult to use this information for utilization management without comparative data from other hospitals, or without clinical profiles of ideal resource utilization and costs.