Schuylkill Endoscopy Center of Pottsville has Zero Deficiencies from Department of Health Survey
Schuylkill Endoscopy Center is pleased to announce that the center received zero deficiencies during their annual survey from the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
According to its site, “The Department of Health, Division of Acute and Ambulatory Care is responsible for the licensing and oversight of Pennsylvania’s 271 ambulatory surgical facilities. The division conducts the Medicare and licensure surveys, and complaint and incident investigations for these facilities.
“The zero deficiencies from the Department of Health is another indicator of the quality of care we provide our patients,” stated Amrit P.S. Narula, MD, FACG, FACP, FACN, AGAF, medical director of Schuylkill Endoscopy Center. “We are also pleased to be recognized by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).”
Status as an accredited organization means Schuylkill Endoscopy Center has met nationally recognized standards for the provision of quality health care set by AAAHC. More than 5,000 ambulatory health care organizations across the United States are accredited by AAAHC.
“When you consider the zero deficiencies from the Department of Health, the AAAHC certification and our patient satisfactionscores, it is evident that we are providing a great service to the citizens of Pottsville,” said Dr. Narula.