ST. LOUIS – Unity Hospice of Greater St. Louis proudly announces its approval of accreditation status by Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for demonstrating compliance with ACHC’s standards for healthcare quality and safety in hospice care.
Achieving accreditation is a process where healthcare organizations validate compliance with national standards of care. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.
“We are very pleased to have achieved ACHC accreditation,” stated Area Administrator Gay Little. “By attaining this accreditation, Unity Hospice has proven that we are highly invested in the way we deliver care. We look forward to continuing to provide the highest level of quality hospice care to our patients and their families throughout Greater St. Louis.”
ACHC is a not-for-profit organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. They are certified and have the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Deeming Authority for Home Health, Hospice and DMEPOS.
About Unity Hospice
Founded in 1992, Unity Hospice is a family owned and operated hospice and palliative care company committed to providing comprehensive care, support and education to people facing life-limiting illness, those who care for them and the community. With the dedication to make their patients’ final days comfortable, Unity Hospice provides an interdisciplinary approach to each individual and family, in which they go above and beyond everyday to meet their needs.