Health Net Federal Services, LLC, (HNFS) a wholly-owned subsidiary of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), announced today it has earned the Health Network Accreditation from URAC, an independent organization that promotes healthcare quality through accreditation, certification and measurement. Health Net Federal Services has continuously held URAC's Health Network Accreditation since 2005. Its most recent accreditation is effective July 1, 2017, to July 1, 2020. "Health Net Federal Services is proud to maintain URAC's Health Network Accreditation. These rigorous standards established by URAC for the management of provider networks align with our culture and long-standing history to provide quality healthcare to our military communities," said Billy Maynard, president and CEO, Health Net Federal Services. "We want the individuals we serve and our government customers to know we hold ourselves to the highest standards in provider credentialing, consumer protection, and quality management and improvement. It is our goal to provide those who serve with the care they deserve and the peace of mind to stay mission ready." "To meet the growing demand to provide quality healthcare services at a reasonable cost, Health Net Federal Services distinguishes itself in the marketplace by having earned Health Network Accreditation from URAC," said URAC president and CEO, Kylanne Green. "With rigorous standards created by a broad array of stakeholders, Health Net Federal Services' independent accreditation from URAC demonstrates its commitment to bringing together qualified, credentialed and well-managed providers for their patients." About URAC Founded in 1990, URAC is the independent leader in promoting healthcare quality through accreditation, certification, education and measurement. URAC is a nonprofit organization developing evidence-based measures and standards through inclusive engagement with a range of stakeholders committed to improving the quality of healthcare. Our portfolio of accreditation and certification programs span the healthcare industry, addressing healthcare management, healthcare operations, health plans, pharmacies, telehealth providers, physician practices, and more. URAC accreditation is a symbol of excellence for organizations to showcase their validated commitment to quality and accountability.