Accreditation & Regulatory Journal
November 2023

CIHQ, ARS and HACP Celebrations

We would like to congratulate the following facilities and individuals on their accreditation and achievements. Please join us in acknowledging the dedication and hard work for these organization/individuals to achieve and maintain these important milestones.

CIHQ Accreditation Programs

CIHQ Initial Accreditation Awards
San Antonio Rehabilitation Hospital
Full Spectrum Emergency Room at Hardy Oak
Full Spectrum Emergency Room at the Rim
Elite Hospital Kingwood
Beaumont Emergency Hospital
New Braunfels ER & Hospital
Albuquerque ER & Hospital East
CIHQ Reaccreditation Awards
Cabot Emergency Hospital
PAM Health Specialty Hospital of Stoughton
ContinueCARE Hospital at Hendrick Medical Center
ContinueCARE Hospital at Palmetto Health Baptist
Emergency Hospital Systems
Northwest Indiana ER & Hospital
Home of Compassion
Landmark Hospital of Savanah
Cornerstone Specialty Hospitals Clear Lake
CIHQ Client Feedback - Accreditation
“This is my first CIHQ survey experience and it has been a positive learning experience for me and our team.”
Anna Rojas, Chief Executive Officer
“The entire team did a fantastic job of outlining expectations, keep to appropriate time schedules and be transparent the entire survey.”
C. Stevens
“I would like to recognize our survey team for providing an educational environment where the team could learn and understand the rationale for each standard that we discussed throughout survey.”
Claudia Torres, Director of Quality Management
“Our surveyors were phenomenal, and this survey experience was wonderful! I greatly appreciate their willingness to team me and help me to understand the standards!”
-Nicole McMinn, CNO
Center of Excellence Redesignation Awards
Center of Excellence in Long Term Acute Care - ContinueCARE Hospital at Hendrick Medical Center
Center of Excellence in Nursing Services - ContinueCARE Hospital at Hendrick Medical Center
Center of Excellence in Respiratory Services - ContinueCARE Hospital at Hendrick Medical Center

Healthcare Accreditation Certification Program (HACP)

HACP - CMS New Recipients
Please congratulate the following for passing the HACP-CMS exam! Well done, all of you! We are excited to have you join the HACP ranks!
Adams, Joshua - PA
Kostka, Jenna - CT
Krier, Sarah - OH
Krome, Kristen - SD
Richards, Sarah - OH
Roche, Charles - NY
HACP- CMS 10 Year Anniversaries
Lambert, Lorna - WA
HACP - CMS Renewals
Adams, Dana - GA
Almeida, Simone - CA
Autry, Angela - NC
Baird, Heidi - CO
Barber, Sonya - MS
Baucom, Kerry - TX
Bayless, Jill - TX
Combs, Meri - TX
Courmier, Melanie - TX
Creus, Sheilah - CA
Cunningham, Margaret - NY
Dang, Monica - CA
DiGioacchino, Nancy - FL
Dilworth, Jocelyn - TX
Eneje, Ijeoma - KY
Ghezzi, Lee - FL
Grove, Jeri - KS
Hanniffy, Deirdre - MA
Hewitt, JaMia - GA
Johnson, Cheryl - TX
Jordan, Tina - NY
Keller, Cathy - OH
Kerley, Lori - TX
Lambert, Lorna - WA
Mananquil, John - NV
Maquire, Casey - PA
McClung, Cheyenne - TX
McCollough, Brooke - CA
McCraw, Sarah - TX
Meeks, Stephanie - CA
Messerly, Matthew - CA
Miller, Kate - MI
Moncrief-Craig, Nedra - AL
Monroe, Rodney - TX
Pacific, Claire - CA
Pascual, Barry - TX
Pendharkar, Sheetal - CA
Preston, Lori - VT
Ritter, Stephanie - CA
Rosen, Caroline - CA
Royal, Jeremy - MT
Sladek, Ruth - NE
HACP - PE New Recipients
The HACP - PE certification demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of regulations addressing the physical environment in acute care hospitals. Content addresses key regulations and national standards in Safety/Security, Hazardous Materials & Waste, Emergency Power, Life Safety/Fire Safety, Healthcare Facilities Code, Utilities, and Medical Equipment.
Well done to the followiing for achieving this incredible milestone. Props!
Dutton, Will - TX
Neal, Michelle - TX
HACP - PE Renewals
Asleson, Amy - NC
HACP - IC New Recipients
The HACP-IC certification demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of regulations and industry standards of care addressing infection prevention and control in hospitals. Content addresses CMS requirements under the conditions of participation, environmental controls, sterilization and disinfection, sterile compounding, management of communicable diseases, surveillance requirements, influx of infectious patients, and much more!
Props to the followiing for achieving this certification. Well done!
Bowden, Ivy - OK
Karl, Katie - TX
Kerley, Lori - TX
Pham, Aimie - TX
Phillips, Bethany - TX