openPR Logo
Press release

Urgent Care Center Accreditation

11-09-2011 03:20 AM CET | Health & Medicine

Press release from: American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine

Congratulations to Lancaster General Health Urgent Care in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Washington Urgent Care in Fremont, California, BHS FastERCare in Butler, Pennsylvania and Allegheny Urgent Care Associates in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the most recent Urgent Care Centers to earn Urgent Care Center Accreditation with the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM). These distinguished Urgent Care centers join the illustrious ranks of accredited centers in Arizona, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, New York and Ohio that have demonstrated the highest level of commitment to patient care and the practice of Urgent Care Medicine.

Accreditation is a voluntary process through which an Urgent Care Center is able to measure the quality of its services and performance against nationally recognized standards. The assurance that healthcare providers and facilities maintain adequate levels of quality is of vital importance to patients. Knowledge of and close adherence to the standards of Accreditation provide assurances that the care provided at an Urgent Care Center is state of the art and that the established policies and procedures ensure exceptional business practices. Accreditation demonstrates the highest level of commitment of the Urgent Care Center to providing quality medical care that is consistent with the highest ideals of the specialty of Urgent Care Medicine.

As a form of certification or validation, Accreditation is an indication to patients that the Urgent Care Center is committed to providing high-quality care. Urgent Care Center Accreditation ensures the provision of quality healthcare and the principles of professionalism. The goals of accreditation reflect the missions and goals of the AAUCM which are to elevate the standards of Urgent Care, provide positive and increased recognition of Urgent Care, and to serve the public by encouraging quality patient care in the practice of Urgent Care Medicine.

About the AAUCM
The American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM) is the leading society for physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners practicing Urgent Care Medicine. The purpose of the AAUCM is to contribute to the field of Urgent Care Medicine in the areas of professional growth, scientific and medical research, and medical education, all to improve the overall quality of medical care. The American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine is working diligently to protect and ensure the future of the specialty of Urgent Care.

For More Information, Contact:
Cari Withrow
Administrator
American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine
2813 S. Hiawassee Rd., Suite 206
Orlando, FL 32835-6690
407-521-5789
cwithrow@aaucm.org

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Urgent Care Center Accreditation here

News-ID: 199674 • Views: 1580

More Releases from American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine

Lancaster General Health Urgent Care Achieves Urgent Care Center Accreditation
Lancaster General Health Urgent Care, an Urgent Care clinic in Lancaster, PA, has achieved Urgent Care Center Accreditation from the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM). Lancaster General Health Urgent Care’s friendly, experienced physicians and staff provide prompt, professional care and treatment of a wide range of illnesses and injuries. Accreditation is a voluntary process through which an Urgent Care Center is able to measure the quality of its services
The Urgent Care Trend and the Need for Board Certification in Urgent Care Medici …
For several years, descriptions of the healthcare system in the United States have included phrases such as “serious emergency room overcrowding,” “unraveling safety net,” and “emergency medicine in crisis.” Every year, more than 119 million patients visit hospital emergency departments, and approximately 40 percent of those patients have conditions that do not require high-level emergency care. The steadily increasing need for immediate care in this country has resulted in overcrowded
Washington Urgent Care Achieves Urgent Care Center Accreditation
Washington Urgent Care, an Urgent Care clinic in Fremont, CA, has achieved Urgent Care Center Accreditation from the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM). Washington Urgent Care treats a wide array of injuries and illnesses, routinely providing easily-accessible, high quality, compassionate care for their patients. Accreditation is a voluntary process through which an Urgent Care Center is able to measure the quality of its services and performance against
ExitCare, LLC and American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine Announce Partnership
ExitCare, LLC, the most trusted, enterprise-wide solution for patient education and the American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM) formed a strategic partnership to offer the ExitCare Patient Education System to AAUCM members. With this special ExitCare licensed discounting program targeted to interested AAUCM members, ExitCare can provide urgent care physicians and professionals instant access to thousands of topics authored specifically for the urgent care setting. Organized by relevant

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Center

Bremec Garden Center
Bremec Garden Centers Carry Spiked Soil Products HOUSTON - Spiked Soil, an organic soil and fertilizer company, is excited to announce customers can now find the Spiked Soil product line at all three Bremec Garden Center locations in Ohio! Stop by Bremec in Chesterland, Bremec on the Heights or Bremec of Concord to shop! Customers can immerse themselves in vibrant collections of plants, pottery and garden inspiration! Bremec Garden Center is a one
Knollwod Garden Center
Knollwood Garden Center is Now Carrying Spiked Soil Products! HOUSTON - Spiked Soil, an organic soil and fertilizer company, is excited to announce customers can now find the Spiked Soil product line in Knollwood Garden Center at 3766 Dayton Xenia Rd, Beavercreek, Ohio. Grab a friend and take a stroll or dive to Knollwood Garden Center in Beavercreek. Garden enthusiasts or novice growers can pop in for a free seminar, enjoy a
Data Center UPS Market
In the data center UPS market, the colocation segment has a vital market share in various European and Asian countries since the last few years. Several businesses are migrating part of the IT infrastructure to the cloud, as the colocation data centers are emerging as a perfect solution for providing physical distance among business servers and cloud providers. Several colocation companies are installing innovative technologies to enhance data center quality,
Mini Data Center
A mini data center is defined as a self-contained system designed to be from a single rack (micro data center) to up to 40 rack enclosure (containerized and aisle containment solution) . The system houses IT infrastructure with integrated support infrastructure, such as power and cooling systems. These data centers can support IT load of up to 250 kW and are suitable as disaster recovery data centers, branch office operations,
Data Center Security Market Solution, Server Center Demand and Operation
Data center security safeguards data centers from persistent threats and sophisticated malware found in web content stores, web and application servers, and public file shares. The efficient adoption of data center security solutions such as compliance management, unified threat management, and data protection helps to avoid attacks from entering enterprises through mobile devices and transferrable storage. Further, the emergence of technologies such as Bring Your Own Device (BYOD), online collaboration,
Medical Center Website Launched
Loma Linda, CA – Earthbound Media Group is excited to announce the December 18, 2007, launch of client Loma Linda University Medical Center’s new and improved website – lomalindahealth.org. This comprehensive website is powered by an enterprise content management system and details all facets of Loma Linda University Medical Center, representing a bold step forward in look, feel and service. Featuring subsections for the Children’s Hospital, Behavioral Medicine Center and