Alliance Awarded Gold Seal Of Approval From Joint Commission
IRVING, Texas, /PRNewswire/ -- Alliance Neurodiagnostics, the leading provider of in-home neurological and cardiological diagnostic services in the United States, today announced that it has been awarded the illustrious Gold Seal of Approval for Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation from the Joint Commission for its exceptional outpatient EEG and EKG services. The Gold Seal is a revered symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment and dedication to providing safe and effective patient care.
In order to achieve this highly lauded accreditation, Alliance underwent a rigorous onsite survey by the Joint Commission surveyor with expertise in ambulatory health care. This team evaluated compliance with ambulatory care standards related to coordination of care, infection prevention and control, management of medications, patient education and training and more.
"We are extremely proud and honored to have received the distinguished Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation," said Alliance CEO Justin Magnuson. "It is a very powerful validation of the high quality of our services, as well as our exacting safety standards. In addition, it reaffirms Alliance's commitment to providing the highest standard of care and safety to its patients."
The Joint Commission's ambulatory health care standards are developed in consultation with health care experts and providers, measurement experts and patients. The standards are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus to help organizations measure, assess and improve performance, and assist health care organizations work towards achieving the audacious goal of zero incidents of patient harm.
Established in 1975, the Commission's Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation Program encourages high-quality patient care in all types of freestanding ambulatory care facilities. Today, the program serves 2,100 ambulatory care providers, with more than 8,500 sites of care, which, in turn, serve more than 83 million patient visits annually.
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