(PRWEB) August 20, 2014
In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is asking an essential question that those suffering from addiction, along with the family and other loved ones, must ask: should a rehab facility be certified?
“Some people assume that a rehab facility only needs to be certified at the State level,” commented Best Drug Rehabilitation’s CEO Per Wickstrom. “However, there are additional levels of accreditation that raise the bar and make for a better facility.”
With respect to State regulations, the Best Drug Rehabilitation blog post highlights that rehab facilities in Michigan must:
With respect to additional accreditation, some rehab facilities – including Best Drug Rehabilitation – have opted to have their program evaluated and official recognized by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), which is an independent non-profit accreditation body for health and human services. Rehab facilities that achieve CARF accreditation are those that:
Added Per Wickstrom: “As is clear, a rehab facility that has attained certification and accreditation – instead of just certification – has been verified as meeting a higher standard of care. Plus, accreditation is not permanent. Accredited rehab facilities must commit to being held accountable to a third party source on a clearly defined and consistent basis.”
The full text of Best Drug Rehabilitation’s latest post entitled “Should a Rehab Facility be Certified? is available at http://www.bestdrugrehabilitation.com/blog/accreditation/rehab-facility-certified/.
For additional information or media inquiries, contact Amber Howe, Executive Director BDR, at (231) 887-4590 or ahowe(at)rehabadmin(dot)com.
About Best Drug Rehabilitation
Best Drug Rehabilitation offers treatment programs, and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful. Led by CEO Per Wickstrom, Best Drug Rehabilitation also understands that recovering from an addiction is an intense emotional and physical challenge, and as such provides clients with a comfortable and private space that is safe and free of anxiety. Ultimately, Best Drug Rehabilitation offers recovery geared to the personalized needs of each client, which is an option that makes the chance for long-term success much more likely.
Learn more at http://www.bestdrugrehabilitation.com/.