May, 2014 - The final word is in - West Park Healthcare Centre has been Accredited With Exemplary Standing by Accreditation Canada, marking a very successful end to over a year of preparation and review.
“This achievement demonstrates your organization’s determination and commitment to ongoing quality improvement,” said Bernadette MacDonald, Vice-President, Innovation and Development Team Assistant with Accreditation Canada.
“We applaud your leadership, staff, and accreditation team members for their efforts and dedication to the provision of safe, quality health services,” MacDonald added.
The survey, which took place Nov.18-21, 2013 concluded that West Park met standards and criteria for an overall score of 99.2 per cent.
Accreditation Canada provides four different award levels; its highest recognition being Accreditation With Exemplary Standing.
Exemplary standing denotes that an organization has attained the highest level of performance and quality by achieving the majority of required elements in the accreditation program.
Thank you again to the employees, physicians, volunteers, patients, family members, community members and partners who helped make the accreditation process the great success it was. And a big thank you to the co-ordinators of the entire Accreditation process at West Park.