Manchester Memorial Hospital Awarded The Health Facilities Accreditation Program(HFAP) Accreditation
Manchester Memorial Hospital (MMH) was awarded accreditation from the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP), an independent, accreditation organization recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). It earned this distinction after the HFAP conducted an extensive and objective review of the hospital’s quality and safety standards.
“Manchester Memorial Hospital (MMH) clearly demonstrates a commitment to quality patient care,” said Lawrence Haspel, DO Chairman of the Bureau of Healthcare Facilities Accreditation for the HFAP. “We base our decision on federal standards, as well as recognized national standards for patient safety, quality improvement, and environmental safety. MMH met or exceeded the standards in every case.”
“We’re proud to achieve this prestigious distinction,” said Erika Skula, President/CEO of the hospital. “The awarding of the HFAP accreditation is a significant achievement that recognizes 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.”
*published in the Manchester Enterprise