When looking for a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center, there are certain factors that you must consider. One of these factors is that the facility is accredited by National Accreditation Organizations. This process of validation ensures the highest quality of care as well as the ethical behavior of the center.
At Fort Lauderdale Addiction Treatment Center the quality of care and treatment we provide is important to us. We strive not only to maintain, but to exceed the standards set by National Accreditation Organizations such as:
The Joint Commission (formerly JCAHO) is an independent, not-for-profit organization with a focus on encouraging continuous improvement in health care for the public. The Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards such as the provision of safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.
The SAMH Program is the legislatively appointed state authority for substance abuse, mental health, and methadone designation. It is responsible for the oversight of a statewide system of care for the prevention, treatment, and recovery of children and adults with serious mental illnesses or substance abuse disorders.