Tim Safley, MBA, has more than 3 decades of experience in the health care profession, including 25 years in the pharmacy industry. Mr. Safley was regional vice president for a national home care company and his leadership includes the infusion, specialty, and home-medical equipment markets. He was instrumental in helping add specialty requirements to the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) pharmacy program in early 2001. As this industry evolved he was also able to adapt these requirements to address payer needs to help meet the ever changing requirements of this health care sector
Mr. Safley has a great track record of working with payers and pharmacy benefit managers to help tackle the need for both patient monitoring and cost containment within the specialty industry. He led the initiative to release the accreditation in the distinction program at ACHC. These distinction programs set companies apart as being specialists in their field of care, such as oncology and HIV. He is constantly working to address the needs of ACHC-accredited pharmacies.