Signature Home Health of Medford Receives National Accreditation to Provide Hospice Services

The Home Health Agency has Demonstrated A Commitment To Providing Quality Care and Services To Clients Through Compliance With ACHC’s Nationally Recognized Standards for Accreditation of Hospice Services.

Medford, Oregon – The Medford branch of Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care ACC_color-logoearned full certification from the Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) to provide hospice services to Rogue Valley residents.

“Signature’s quality improvement, patient satisfaction and reputation have earned us continued growth,” says Bob Thomas, President of Signature Hospice, Home Health, Home Care. “By achieving hospice accreditation in Medford, we can now offer those we serve a full continuum of care with our post-acute health care partners through Signature CareConnect.”

Certification is achieved through an extensive on-site evaluation that reviews areas including organizational structure, compliance with federal, state and local laws, policies and procedures, leadership, patient rights, provision of care, human resource management, patient records, quality outcomes, and patient-employee safety. Accreditation by ACHC reflects a provider’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.

“I am extremely proud of the hard work and dedication of the support staff and clinicians at Signature Home Health and Hospice of Medford for their continuous drive to live out our mission, which is to enhance the life of every person we serve,” says Autumn Mercer, Administrator. “Receiving hospice accreditation through ACHC reflects our commitment to providing quality care and quality outcomes.”