Practice Earns Re-accreditation by AAAHC
Gastroenterology Associates, P.A. achieved a three-year re-accreditation for its endoscopy facility from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), the nation’s leading accrediting organization for outpatient facilities. The practice also earned three-year accreditations in 2006 and 2009.
This accreditation means Gastroenterology Associates has undergone rigorous professional scrutiny by AAAHC professionals, including on-site review with comprehensive assessment of compliance with AAAHC Standards for the entire organization. Gastroenterology Associates achieved nationally recognized standards for quality care, service and performance. The 3,500 square foot endoscopy unit allows patients to receive outpatient care as well as endoscopy services in a safe, comfortable and relaxed atmosphere.
“With our certificate of re-accreditation, Gastroenterology Associates continues our strong commitment to deliver high-quality patient care, maintain patient safety and protect patient privacy,” said Dr. Susan Nikrooz, Medical Director of the endoscopy facility.