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Westport House Outpatient Center Achieves Behavioral Healthcare Accreditation From The Joint Commission

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WESTPORT, Conn – January 17, 2018 – Westport House today announced its outpatient center has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Behavioral Health Care Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval is a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to providing safe and effective care.

The Westport House outpatient center underwent a rigorous onsite survey on October 31, 2017. During the review, compliance with behavioral health care standards related to several areas, including care, treatment, and services; environment of care; leadership; and screening procedures for the early detection of imminent harm was evaluated. Onsite observations and interviews also were conducted.

“Westport House is pleased to receive Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from The Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation,” said Elizabeth Modugno, Clinical Director. “Staff from across the organization continue to work together to develop and implement approaches and strategies that have the potential to improve care for those in our sober living community.”

About Westport House

Westport House is a trusted provider of aftercare services for men. In fact, our clientele represents most of the US and parts of western Europe. We owe this to our reputation for quality, integrity, and an effective model of sober living that supports our client’s transition back to school, work, home – at the most critical stage of recovery – the day they leave inpatient treatment.

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