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Foundations Recovery Network Announces JCAHO Accreditation of its La Paloma Treatment Center
January 17, 2014
The Memphis inpatient treatment facility achieves accreditation from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
January 13, 2014 (Nashville, TN) – Foundations Recovery Network, a recognized leader in the field of integrated treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders, is proud to announce that La Paloma, its Memphis-based inpatient treatment center, has achieved Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO).
JCAHO is the national evaluation and certifying agency for nearly 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States, including hospitals, hospice services, nursing homes, laboratories, rehabilitation centers and behavioral health care organizations. The Joint Commission develops all its accreditation requirements in consultation with behavioral health care experts, providers, measurement experts, individuals and their families. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting predetermined performance standards.
“The Joint Commission accreditation validates the commitment to excellence that we all share at La Paloma,” says Paige Bottom, CEO of La Paloma. “Organizations that are awarded the Gold Seal of Approval(TM) are dedicated to continuous operational improvement and to providing care at a very high level.”
La Paloma offers comprehensive, evidence-based treatment for addiction and mental health issues, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, pain issues, eating issues and psychological trauma. This full-service inpatient treatment center also provides medically managed detox services, intervention services and an active alumni program. La Paloma delivers outstanding care and has received high marks on the annual DDCAT (Dual Diagnosis Capability in Addiction Treatment) assessment every year since it was first assessed. Patients stepping down from residential treatment can attend the outpatient center at Foundations Memphis, which offers treatment education, process groups, individual and group therapy, stress management sessions, medication management and more.
ABOUT FOUNDATIONS RECOVERY NETWORK:
Headquartered in Nashville, TN, Foundations Recovery Network is one of the premier organizations for treating those with co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders. FRN’s treatment facilities include Michael’s House in Palm Springs, CA; The Canyon in Malibu, CA; La Paloma in Memphis, TN; as well as full-service outpatient treatment centers in Atlanta, GA; Santa Monica, CA; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; San Francisco, CA; and Palm Springs, CA.
All Foundations Recovery Network treatment centers practice a system of care that treats co-occurring disorders in a fully integrated approach for lasting recovery.
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