KMC awarded HFAP accreditation

Clarksville, IN,  KMC Hospital was awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the hospital and laboratory's quality and safety standards.

“KMC Hospital clearly demonstrates a commitment to quality patient care,” said Joshua Prober, JD CEO of HFAP. “We base our decision on federal standards, as well as recognized national standards for patient safety, quality improvement, and environmental safety. KMC Hospital met or exceeded standards in every case.”

“We’re proud to achieve this prestigious distinction,” said Michael Phillips, CEO, KMC . “By awarding us accreditation, HFAP has recognized our commitment to providing outstanding care to our patients and our community. In fact, quality is consistently the priority focus in our strategic plans and goals.”

The HFAP is a non-profit, nationally recognized accreditation organization. It has been accrediting healthcare facilities for more than 60 years and under Medicare since its inception. Its mission is to advance high quality patient care and safety through objective application of recognized standards. Its accreditation is recognized by the federal government, state governments, managed care organizations, and insurance companies. 

For more information, go to: www.Hafp.org

An earlier Regional Consumers Report named KMC as #1 hospital for Patient Safety in the Louisville area. Physicians and staff at Kentuckiana Medical Center are dedicated to treating each patient with dignity and respect while receiving the highest-quality health care. Their physicians use the newest and best technology to care for patients, and bring many years of expertise and high quality care to this hospital. The nursing and ancillary staff are trained extensively in his and her profession, providing many years of experience and excellence.

KMC/Rialto Capital have just announced the construction of their 80,000 square foot adjoining Medical Office Building. Questions regarding available office suites can be directed to Jim Grant, Director of Business Development/812.525.3690

Contact
Michael Phillips, CEO, Kentuckiana Medical Center Hospital (KMC)
Phone : 812.284.6100
Email: m.phillips@KentuckianaMedCen.com

 

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