Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis Earns Three-Year CARF Accreditation for Inpatient Rehabilitation UnitJul 2, 2018
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (June 25, 2018) - Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis receives a three-year accreditation from CARF International (Commission of Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities) for its adult Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit. CARF is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process and continuous improvement services that center on enhancing the lives of persons served. To achieve three-year accreditation, the highest level available, Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis’ Rehabilitation Unit went through a rigorous peer review process. During an on-site visit by a team of surveyors, the rehabilitation team demonstrated its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable and of the highest quality.
“We are extremely pleased to be recognized as providing the highest quality care to our rehabilitation patients,” said Dr. Audrey Gregory, Market CEO, Saint Francis Healthcare. “To be honored with this prestigious distinction is a testament to our caring, committed staff who challenge themselves to give their very best to our patients.”
The hospital’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit offers specialized, interdisciplinary adult rehabilitation programs that utilize a team approach to care. The hospital’s team of licensed professionals includes: physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech/language pathologists, rehabilitation nurses, psychologists, nutritionists, case managers, physiatrists, physicians and social workers.
For additional information, contact Christa Polk, Program Director, Inpatient Rehabilitation, Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis, at 901-765-2445 or visit www.SaintFrancisHosp.com.