Floyd Memorial Awarded Accreditation from HFAP

December 27, 2013

New Albany, IN – Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services once again earned accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Floyd Memorial earned this distinction after HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the hospital’s quality and safety standards including lab, ambulatory services, physical therapy, etc.

“Floyd Memorial clearly demonstrates a commitment to quality patient care,” said Beverly Robins, Director of Accreditation/Certification Services for HFAP. “We base our decision on federal standards, as well as recognized national standards for patient safety, quality improvement and environmental safety. Floyd Memorial met or exceeded standards in every case.”

“We’re proud to achieve this prestigious distinction,” said Mark Shugarman, President/CEO, Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services. “By awarding us accreditation, HFAP has recognized our commitment to providing outstanding care to our patients and our community. In fact, quality is consistently the priority focus in our strategic plans and goals.”