MindCare Awarded Gold Seal of Approval® From The Joint Commission
Nashville, TN, July 7th 2020 : : MindCare Solutions is pleased to announce that it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for its telepsychiatry program by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a healthcare organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.
MindCare is a leading provider of 24/7 telepsychiatry and telebehavioral health services to acute care and behavioral health facilities, primary care and specialty outpatient clinics, and correctional facilities across the country. MindCare delivers over 100,000 telepsychiatry consults and evaluations annually by dedicated provider teams working with multiple layers of clinical leadership ensuring the delivery of high-quality psychiatric services.
The Joint Commission’s standards are developed in consultation with healthcare experts and providers, measurement experts and patients. They are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus to help healthcare organizations measure, assess and improve performance. As part of their assessment, The Joint Commission surveyors also conduct onsite observations and interviews.
“As a private accreditor, The Joint Commission surveys healthcare organizations to protect the public by identifying deficiencies in care and working with those organizations to correct them as quickly and sustainably as possible,” says Mark Pelletier, RN, MS, chief operating officer, Accreditation and Certification Operations, and chief nursing executive, The Joint Commission. “We commend MindCare for its continuous quality improvement efforts in patient safety and quality of care.”
Dr. Dante Burgos, Chief Physician Executive and MindCare Board Director commented: “Achieving this Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission is truly representative of the hard work our team puts into the services we provide every day to our patients and customers and provides another example of what sets MindCare apart from other telepsychiatry companies.”
For more information, please visit The Joint Commission website.
MindCare Solutions, established in 2013, is a leading provider of telepsychiatry and telebehavioral health services based in Nashville, Tennessee. MindCare partners with healthcare organizations to deliver best-in-class, end-to-end telebehavioral health services that combine evidence-based care pathways, an advanced technology platform (MindCare Connect™), and high-quality providers. Implementing MindCare’s services has improved access to care, increased patient flow, enhanced patient and provider satisfaction, and reduced client costs. For further information, visit: mindcaresolutions.com