Canadian Mental Health Association Muskoka-Parry Sound (CMHA MPS) is pleased to announce the branch has been awarded Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada. Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that has been Canada’s trusted accrediting body for health care organizations for more than 60 years.
Accreditation is a process where organizations measure themselves against national standards of excellence to identify what is being done well and what needs improvement. In [date] CMHA MPS first welcomed Accreditation Canada to its organization to evaluate compliance to standards at four of its service locations. Accreditation with Exemplary Standing means that CMHA MPS met 95% or more of the requirements.
“This award is a tribute to the amazing staff who work in this organization” said Diane Brown-Demarco, Executive Director, CEO of CMHA MPS. “This recognition validates that as an organization we deliver safe, high quality care to the people we are privileged to serve.”
Accreditation is part of CMHA’s commitment to provide high quality health care services and the organization will undergo this review every four years.