Lexington ENT Earns Prestigious AAAHC Accreditation
After an intensive two-day review by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), Totum Health is proud to announce that Lexington ENT has been awarded full accreditation by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC). This accreditation status distinguishes Lexington ENT from many other facilities, ensuring the highest quality of care to patients as determined by an independent, external process of evaluation.
The AAAHC accredits some 5,000 clinics nationwide including diagnostic imaging centers, urgent care clinics, surgery centers, dialysis centers and group medical practices, among others. Lexington ENT has met the same exacting standards that these organizations must meet for accreditation.
“We believe our patients deserve the best quality care, affordable treatment options, and high success rates. Going through the process has enabled us to further serve our patients”, stated Dr. Lisa Liberatore , Medical Director & Founder of Totum Health, Lexington ENT, and City Aesthetics.
The Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, founded in 1979, is the leader in ambulatory health care accreditation with more than 5,000 organizations accredited nationwide. AAAHC accredits a variety of organizations including, ambulatory surgery centers, office-based surgery centers, endoscopy centers, student health centers, military health care clinics, and large medical and dental practices. AAAHC serves as an advocate for the provision of high-quality health care through the development of nationally recognized standards and through its survey and accreditation programs. AAAHC accreditation is recognized as a symbol of quality by third-party payers, medical organizations, liability insurance companies, state and federal agencies and the public.