Feinberg Consulting Achieves Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from The Joint Commission
(West Bloomfield, MI – May 16, 2017) – Feinberg Consulting, Inc. is excited to announce it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation and Home Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective care.
Feinberg Consulting underwent a rigorous on-site survey on March 16th and 17th. During the review, compliance with behavioral health care standards and homecare standards related to several areas, including care, treatment and services, emergency management, human resources, individual rights and responsibilities, leadership, and screening procedures for the early detection of imminent harm was evaluated. Onsite observations and interviews also were conducted.
Established in 1969, The Joint Commission’s Behavioral Health Care Accreditation Program currently accredits more than 2,250 organizations for a three-year period. Accredited organizations provide treatment and services within a variety of settings across the care continuum for individuals who have mental health,addiction, eating disorder, intellectual/developmental disability, and/orchild-welfare related needs.
“Feinberg Consulting is honored to receive Behavioral Health Care and Home Care Accreditation from The Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation,” added Pam Feinberg-Rivkin, Founder and CEO of Feinberg Consulting. “Our team of dedicated and passionate professionals are committed to the health and safetyof our clients, and we will continue to work together to develop and implementapproaches and strategies that have the potential to improve care for thosethat we serve.”
The Joint Commission’s behavioral health care standards and home care standards are developed in consultation with health care experts and providers, quality improvement measurement experts, and individuals and their families. The standards are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus to helporganizations measure, assess and improve performance.
The Joint Commission
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at www.jointcommission.org.
Feinberg Consulting, Inc.
Feinberg Consulting, Inc. was founded in 1996 by Pam Feinberg-Rivkin after her work as a nurse in a hospital, home care, and rehabilitation settings. While coordinating care for individuals who had sustained catastrophic illnesses and injuries, she realized case management was her passion. Since that time, the company has grown to provide three main divisions of individualized care: Feinberg Catastrophic Services, Feinberg Addiction Services, and Bridgeway Care Management & Home Care. Feinberg Consulting has served more than 2,000 families to reduce the strain, anxiety, and uncertainties of caring for an injured or aging loved one. For more informationabout Feinberg Consulting, information can be found on their website at www.feinbergconsulting.com.