Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Receives Honor for Having One of The Lowest Acute Care Rehospitalizations in the Nation

Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Receives Honor for Having One of The Lowest Acute Care Rehospitalizations in the Nation

Health Services Advisory Group recognizes Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation for Acute Healthcare

 

(Encinitas, CA, June 19, 2019)—Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has been named as one of the lowest acute care rehospitalizations facilities in the nation for one fiscal year by Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG). The certificate of recognition was awarded this month at the annual San Diego Community Coordination Collaborative meeting in San Diego.

HSAG has more than 30 years of experience performing external quality review (EQR) activities. While officially designated as an EQRO for 16 states, HSAG provides EQR-like services in 17 states. HSAG began performing EQR activities in 1983 and currently provides services in Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, and Virginia. HSAG works collaboratively with the state Medicaid agencies for which it performs EQR services to help improve the quality of care provided to Medicaid recipients. Moreover, HSAG collaborates with each state’s staff to develop state quality improvement plans and to design initiatives that will result in measurable outcomes. HSAG’s work affects more than 13 million Medicaid recipients, approximately 45 percent of the nation’s Medicaid population.

“This prestigious recognition reflects the hard work and patient­ centered accomplishments of our health care staff to report quality measures, identify opportunities to enhance care and achieve improved patient outcomes,” said Scott Clark, Executive Director of Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Executive Director. “Our goal is to incorporate quality outcomes to improve the care we provide to our residents and patients, and to improve the health of our entire community.”

Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is located at 900 Santa Fe Dr., Encinitas. For further information on the award-winning facility or to take a tour call (760) 753-6423.

About Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is a Medicare/Medicaid-certified, skilled nursing facility. In addition to skilled nursing services, the Center offers private suites, short-term rehabilitation, physical, occupational and speech therapy programs. Additionally, the Center offers a full team of therapists with experience in treating a variety of neurological, orthopedic, and medical conditions, including pain management, contracture management and urinary incontinence management. Encinitas Nursing and Rehabilitation Center has been a recipient of many AHCA achievement quality awards, exemplifying excellence in patient care quality and satisfaction over the years.