CCMH Joint Commission Award

Home care services receive Joint Accreditation

Comanche County Memorial Hospital is proud to announce we have received the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for Home Care services. This three-year accreditation covers Home Health and Hospice and Lawton Medi-Equip.

“We have the best staff and highest satisfaction scores at Home Health and Hospice,” said Teea Henry, Manager of Home Health and Hospice. “The staff is awesome and work well with physicians in the community. It is a wonderful service for the hospital to offer so we can continue to care for our patients once they return home.”
By receiving the Gold Seal of Approval, the community knows the staff of Home Health and Hospice and Lawton Medi-Equip are able to demonstrate they are capable of providing safe, high quality care to their patients.

Birth-Friendly facility

Comanche County Memorial Receives International Award

Albany, NY – Baby-Friendly USA, announces that Comanche County Memorial Hospital has received prestigious international recognition as a Baby-Friendly Designated birth facility.

 

Baby-Friendly USA, Inc is the U.S. authority for the implementation of the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (“BFHI”), a global program sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF). The initiative encourages and recognizes hospitals and birthing centers that offer an optimal level of care for breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Based on the Ten Steps to Successful Breastfeeding, this prestigious international award recognizes birth facilities that offer breastfeeding mothers the information, confidence, and skills needed to successfully initiate and continue breastfeeding their babies.

There are more than 20,000 designated Baby-Friendly hospitals and birth centers worldwide. Currently there are 296 active Baby-Friendly hospitals and birth centers in the United States.  The “Baby-Friendly” designation is given after a rigorous on-site survey is completed. The award is maintained by continuing to practice the Ten Steps as demonstrated by quality processes.

Further information about the U.S. Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative may be obtained by contacting

 

Baby-Friendly USA, Inc,

125 Wolf Road, Suite 402

Albany, NY 12205

Phone: 518-621-7982   Fax: 518-621-7983

or

Email info@babyfriendlyusa.org Web: www.babyfriendlyusa.org

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