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Americare announces new program to treat patients with MRSA, cost efficiently, in assisted care and institutional settings
Americare Medical inc. has developed a proprietary program for treating Methicillinresistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in the institutional setting including Assisted Care, Correctional Facilities and Group Homes.
Americare Medical, Inc. Launches Environmentally Friendly Corporate Campaign in all of its Michigan Locations
AmeriCare Medical, the 27 year old parent company of Sun Medical, AmeriStaff Nursing and Rx iV Infusion Pharmacy, announced today that they will be enhancing their corporate appearance to reflect an ongoing commitment to honor and protect the environment.
AmeriCare Medical, Inc. Receives Accreditation for Excellence in Care by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP).
The Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP) Recognizes AmeriCare’s Innovation and Vision for Eighth Year.
(Troy, Michigan) – July 15, 2014 – The Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc. (CHAP) announced that AmeriCare Medical, Inc. has been awarded accreditation under the CHAP Care Standards of Excellence for Home Care Nursing and Staffing, Specialty Pharmacy and Medical Equipment and Supply. The accreditation comes after an exhaustive review of every aspect of AmeriCare’s three subsidiaries, AmeriStaff Nursing Services, Sun Medical Equipment and Rx IV Infusion Pharmacy. The on-site evaluation focused on structure and function, quality of services and products, human and financial resources, and long-term viability.
“Receiving CHAP accreditation is just one of the many tangible ways we continue to demonstrate our commitment to providing home health services to clients with the highest professional, safety and ethical standards,” said Gregory Jamian, president of AmeriCare Medical, Inc.
One of CHAP’s primary objectives is to enable home health care companies and other health care organizations to develop and maintain state-of-the-art national standards of excellence. A CHAP team member said that it was “extremely rare” for an organization to score as well as AmeriCare Medical did during their survey for medical staffing, private duty nursing, durable medical equipment and pharmacy services, simultaneously. “We are pleased that AmeriCare Medical, Inc. chose CHAP accreditation,” said Michael S. Grogan, Senior Vice President of Business Development. “Voluntarily selecting to achieve CHAP accreditation and meeting our standards of excellence demonstrates AmeriCare Medical’s commitment to quality.”
The CHAP report indicated several organizational strengths:
- Top leadership ranking within the healthcare industry.
- High employee morale and job satisfaction contributing to a positive work environment.
- Experienced management team and Board of Directors who are committed to quality care, standards of excellence and the development of their innovative, world-class performance program, all of which are integral in addressing the medical needs of communities served.
- Collaboration with the educational community to increase student awareness of home care opportunities.
- The comprehensiveness of our programs while maintaining a high quality of standard of care.
CHAP is the oldest national, community-based accrediting body with more than 5,000 agencies currently accredited nationwide. CHAP’s purpose is to define and advance the highest standards of community-based care.
About AmeriCare Medical, Inc.
For over three decades, AmeriCare Medical, Inc. has provided integrated healthcare services to hospitals, assisted care facilities and private homes throughout Michigan. AmeriCare Medical, Inc. is the parent company of AmeriStaff Nursing Services, Sun Medical Equipment and Rx IV Pharmacy, making it a one-stop shop for patients and their home care needs. AmeriCare Medical, Inc. is accredited by the Community Health Accreditation Program (CHAP) for high standards of excellence in medical staffing, private duty nursing, durable medical equipment and pharmacy services.
Healthcare Management Company
Americare Medical, Incorporated is a comprehensive healthcare management company offering, through its own BestCare companies and BestCare qualified suppliers, a total spectrum of BestCare outpatient and home healthcare programs and services. Americare’s visionary BestCare services and Early Release programs are designed to satisfy every aspect pertaining to the needs of outpatients, homecare patients and healthcare providers.
BestCare Case Management provides comprehensive discharge planning and delivery of BestCare services to ensure patients achieve an optimum quality of life.
BestCare Utilization Review includes the disciplines of BestCare pre and post-program screening to insure the appropriateness of home healthcare treatments.
BestCare Cost Containment offers alternative BestCare solutions to help patients attain an optimum quality of life with concurrent and retrospective reporting to monitor patient care activities and costs.
BestCare Third Party Administrative (TPA) Services expedite claims processing of appropriate BestCare patient services tailored to specific plan designs.
BestCare Bundled Services provide one-stop sourcing and one invoice for the delivery of coordinated multiple outpatient and BestCare home health patient services.
BestCare Custom Management Reports tie all program services together and offer a choice of customized management tools for outcome analysis and review.