The Plastic and Cosmetic Center of South Texas with Dr Jeneby
(San Antonio, Tx – 1/31/19) –The Plastic and Cosmetic Center of South Texas today announced it has earned , for the ninth year in a row , The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Office Based Surgi Center -Plastic Surgery . The advanced certification is for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals, critical access hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers seeking to elevate the quality, consistency and safety of their services and patient care.
The Plastic and Cosmetic Center and Dr Jeneby underwent a rigorous onsite review on 1/31/19 . Joint Commission experts evaluated compliance with advanced disease-specific care standards for Office Based Surgicenter requirements, including consultation, and pre-operative, intraoperative and post-surgical surgeon follow-up care.
“Office Based Surgicenter Certification recognizes Dr Jeneby’s commitment to provide care in a safe and efficient manner for patients,” said Patrick Phelan, executive director, Hospital Business Development, The Joint Commission. “The advanced certification will help Dr Jeneby better provide coordinated and comprehensive care to patients undergoing a total hip or total knee replacement.”
“The Plastic and Cosmetic Center of South Texas (Dr Jeneby) is pleased to receive advanced certification from The Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation,” Dr Jeneby , CEO and President. “We look forward to improving patient safety and quality of care for the increasing number of patients undergoing Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery.”
Established in 2016 and awarded for a three -year period, the office based surgery certification was developed in response to the growing number of patients undergoing Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Surgery, as well as the increased focus on clinical evidence-based patient care as it relates to infection control, , Quality of life issues, Quality Improvement and Quality Control. It serves as a Benchmark for Excellence in the Operating Room and all facets of Patient Care
The Joint Commission
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at www.jointcommission.org.