MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Closing the Gap Healthcare Group
(CTGHG) is thrilled to announce that we have achieved Accreditation with Exemplary Standing from Accreditation Canada. Accreditation with Exemplary Standing is
awarded to an organization that attains the highest level of
performance, achieving excellence in meeting the requirements of the
accreditation program. CTGHG met 100% of the accreditation
standards. What does this mean? It means we are recognized as among the
very best in Canada in delivering outstanding care to our clients.
Our Accreditation result is a validation of the extraordinary efforts of
our highly dedicated workforce and clinicians, our fully engaged
advisory board, and a leadership team dedicated to delivering
excellence in health care. A special thank you goes out to Lois
Beamish-Taylor, Louise Trussler, Mary Harmsworth, and Erin Banghart for
their tremendous contributions to this achievement.
Our surveyors shared incredibly positive stories about their experiences
with our workers, our clients, our processes and our incredible
Some highlights include:
"You are not a healthcare business; you are a healthcare organization
who happens to be in business."
"You have focus and an understanding of why you exist and why you do
what you do."
"You've removed barriers for staff to be able to do what they do best -
care for the client."
"Quality improvement is what you're known for. You live the Quality
"You're going to write the next set of standards because you're
"You don't just keep improvements to yourselves. You are out there
sharing and moving the system."
CTGHG is honoured to have received this FOUR YEAR EXEMPLARY
Accreditation; we see this as confirmation that we are "enriching lives
and changing tomorrow" and we are on our way to achieving a sustainable
healthcare system that empowers individuals to live their best lives.
About Closing the Gap Healthcare Group
CTGHG is an award-winning Canadian organization that provides
community-based rehabilitation therapy, nursing, and personal support
services of an exceptionally high quality. Over 750 workforce members
provide services in homes, schools, long-term care homes, hospitals and
CTGHG's activities are governed by its Quality Charter. Our charter is a
statement of principles that guide us in providing healthcare services
of an exceptionally high quality, and in meeting or exceeding the
expectations of our clients, our customers, our workforce members and
Enriching lives. Changing tomorrow.
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