Franciscan Health Lafayette East Awarded The Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP) Accreditation
LAFAYETTE, Indiana – Franciscan Health Lafayette East 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 quality and safety standards of Franciscan Health Lafayette East.
“Franciscan Health clearly demonstrates a commitment to quality patient care,” said Lawrence Haspel, DO chairman of the Bureau of Healthcare Facilities Accreditation for the HFAP. “Franciscan Health Lafayette East bases our decision on federal standards, as well as recognized national standards for patient safety, quality improvement, and environmental safety. Franciscan Health Lafayette East met or exceeded the standards in every case.”
“We’re proud to achieve this prestigious distinction,” said Terry Wilson, CEO. “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.”