LYNDHURST, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sunspire Health announced today that its Ashby, MA facility, Sunspire Health Spring Hill, received The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Behavioral Healthcare Accreditation for its personalized treatment and addiction recovery services. This marks the final accreditation for Sunspire Health’s full network of eight addiction treatment facilities across the United States.This achievement from a highly-regarded independent organization validates the quality and safety of care, treatment and services Sunspire Health Spring Hill provides as part of the organization’s overall vision to change the course of addiction crisis and set the standard for quality treatment across the country.
“This is an important milestone for the Spring Hill facility and the larger Sunspire Health network as it reinforces our organization’s commitment to deliver the highest quality of care to patients, rooted in evidence-based practices and provided by our team of specialists with extensive expertise in the field of addiction medicine and mental health counseling,” said Chris Diamond, Chief Executive Officer of Sunspire. “Addiction impacts people from all walks of life and we look forward to continuing this essential work in our communities to ensure everyone who comes to Sunspire Health receives the individualized and comprehensive care they deserve.”
“Joint Commission accreditation provides behavioral health care organizations with the processes needed to improve in a variety of areas related to the care of individuals and their families,” said Julia Finken, RN, BSN, MBA, CSSBB, CPHQ, executive director, Behavioral Health Care Accreditation Program, The Joint Commission. “We commend Sunspire Health Spring Hill for its efforts to elevate the standard of care it provides and to instill confidence in the community it serves.”
The standards of this recognition are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus. As part of the process to receive accreditation, Sunspire Health Spring Hill underwent a rigorous onsite survey and review to evaluate compliance with behavioral healthcare standards related to several areas, including care, treatment, and services; environment of care; leadership; and screening procedures for the early detection of imminent harm. Onsite observations and interviews also were conducted.
Sunspire Health’s accredited facilities are located across the United States, including in Massachusetts, South Carolina, Tampa and Palm Beach Florida, Texas, Illinois, Oregon and California. To learn more about each facility, please visit:
Spring Hill | Ashby, MA
Astoria Pointe | Astoria, OR
Desert Palms | Cathedral City, CA
Heartland | Gilman, Illinois
Hilton Head | Hilton Head Island, SC
Hyde Park | Tampa, FL
Recovery Road | Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Sunspire Texas | Princeton, TX
About Sunspire Health
Sunspire Health is a nationwide network of accessible and affordable community-based addiction treatment facilities that offer personalized treatment plans for people of all walks of life, meeting them where they are and guiding them through recovery. Sunspire’s mission is to be a source of hope, knowledge, and support for people and their families affected by substance use disorders. Our vision is to change the course of the addiction crisis and set the standard for quality treatment in the United States. Our facilities offer an array of addiction recovery services across the United States and are able to provide the full spectrum of care including detox, residential and outpatient treatment programs in settings that are designed to promote healing. What distinguishes Sunspire Health facilities is that each one provides quality care for substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders from experts and specialists in the field of addiction medicine and mental health counseling. Our treatment teams utilize the latest advances in addiction medicine and draw on therapeutic modalities that are evidence-based, meaning that extensive studies and research prove that these methods are effective at treating addiction. For additional information, please visit: https://sunspirehealth.com/
About The Joint Commission
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, nonprofit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at www.jointcommission.org.