Joint Commission Accreditation
By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety, our hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.
The Joint Commission, a leader in determining quality and safety standards for healthcare delivery, seeks to continuously improve healthcare for the public by evaluating healthcare organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective patient care. It is the nation's oldest and largest standards-setting body in healthcare. Learn more about The Joint Commission.
We Proudly Display our Gold Seal of Approval™
Brain Injury ∙ Spinal Cord Injury ∙ Stroke ∙ Hip Fracture
Committed to a higher level of care, our brain injury, spinal cord injury and stroke programs have earned Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission in addition to Joint Commission accreditation. This Gold Seal of Approval™ is a direct reflection of our commitment to provide comprehensive treatment programs to help patients reach maximum outcomes.
The rehabilitation programs underwent an extensive, unannounced, on-site evaluation by a team of Joint Commission reviewers and were evaluated against Joint Commission standards. To earn the certification, our hospital successfully demonstrated compliance with national standards and effective use of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines to manage and optimize care for patients recovering from brain injury, spinal cord injury and stroke.
Our hospital also presented an organized approach to performance measurement and improvement activities, including care specific to the needs of patients and families, infection prevention and control, and medication management. Learn more about Disease-Specific Care Certification from The Joint Commission
Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association Center of Excellence for Neuro-Developmental Treatment/Bobath
Our hospital has been recognized for our Neuro-Developmental Treatment/Bobath (NDT), a holistic and interdisciplinary clinical practice that emphasizes individualized therapy for patients who have lost function due to neurological disorders such as stroke, Parkinson’s disease, spinal cord injury or traumatic brain injury. Therapists apply a problem-solving approach to assess activity, identify relevant impairments, and establish achievable outcomes for patients.
THERAPIST APPROACH FOR NDT
TEAM APPROACH NDT
- Focuses on individualized goals
- Manages whole body
- Restores and maintains balance
- Centers treatment around activities
- Constantly evaluates and modifies program when needed
- Uses state-of-the-art treatments
NDT ENVIRONMENTAL STRUCTURE
- Allows whole team management
- Establishes common goals
- Enables effective collaboration
- Integrates functional treatment spaces
- Simulates daily functional activities found at home, work and in the community
- Set up reflects individual patient goals
- Increase challenges as patient progresses
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