Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) November 23, 2004 -
Â Diversified Therapy Corporation has been awarded the Gold Seal of Approval and has achieved Disease-Specific Care Certification from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations for demonstrating excellence in health care quality in its comprehensive wound care management services.
Reviewers from the Joint Commission evaluated Diversified TherapyÂs Wound Care Management Services to assess its compliance with the Joint CommissionÂs state-of-the-art national standards and performance measurement expectations for the management of chronic care illnesses.
ÂWe requested this independent evaluation because the quality of wound care we provide through our centers is of utmost importance to us,Â said Jim Henry, president and CEO of Diversified Therapy. ÂWeÂre honored to receive the Gold Seal of Approval for health care quality and safety.Â
The Joint Commission has more than 50 years of recognized and respected experience and expertise in evaluating clinical care quality in all types of health care settings.
ÂJoint Commission Disease-Specific Care Certification assures consumers and purchasers that Diversified Therapy is committed to quality and safety excellence,Â says Maureen Connors Potter, executive director, Disease-Specific Care Certification Program, Joint Commission. ÂIt is the Gold Seal of Approval for health care quality and safety.Â
About Diversified Therapy
Established in 1995, Diversified Therapy manages comprehensive wound care centers at nearly 60 hospitals countrywide. Chronic wound care is a growing need spurred by the aging of America and the dramatic rise in diabetes. Diversified Therapy plans, develops and manages the wound care centers, providing implementation guidelines, key staff, operating procedures, clinical algorithms, outcomes data tracking systems, education and billing and coding training.
Diversified Therapy Corporation is headquartered in Jacksonville, FL. More information is available at http://www.diversifiedtherapy.com.
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