15RX LLC DBA 15RX Pharmacy has earned The Joint Commissionâ€™s Gold Seal of ApprovalÂ® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commissionâ€™s national standards for health care quality and safety in durable medical equipment and pharmacy.
Online PR News – 14-May-2014 – San Antonio, TX – Contact: Ritu Ajmani
Business Partner, 210-684-1579
15RX Pharmacy awarded accreditation from The Joint Commission
San Antonio â€“ 15RX LLC DBA 15RX Pharmacy has earned The Joint Commissionâ€™s Gold Seal of ApprovalÂ® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commissionâ€™s national standards for health care quality and safety in durable medical equipment and pharmacy. The accreditation award recognizes 15RX Pharmacy dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commissionâ€™s state of the art standards. 15RX Pharmacy is the only retail pharmacy in San Antonio area ac redited by The Joint Commission.
15RX Pharmacy underwent a rigorous unannounced on-site survey in January 2014. A team of Joint Commission expert surveyors evaluated 15RX Pharmacy for compliance with standards of care specific to the needs of patients, including infection prevention and control, leadership and medication management.
Established in 1988, The Joint Commissionâ€™s Home Care Accreditation Program accredits more than 5,600 organizations. The Joint Commissionâ€™s standards address the home care organizationâ€™s performance in specific areas, and specify requirements to ensure that patient care and services are provided in a safe manner. The Joint Commission develops its standards in consultation with health care experts, providers and researchers, as well as measurement experts, purchasers and consumers.
"In achieving Joint Commission accreditation, 15RX Pharmacy has demonstrated its commitment to the highest level of care for its patients," says Margherita Labson, R.N., executive director, Home Care Accreditation, The Joint Commission. â€śAccreditation is a voluntary process and I commend 15RX Pharmacy for successfully undertaking this challenge to elevate its standard of care and instill confidence in the community it serves.â€ť
"With Joint Commission accreditation, we are making a significant investment in quality on a day-to-day basis from the top down. Joint Commission accreditation provides us a framework to take our organization to the next level and helps create a culture of excellence,â€ť says Ritu Ajmani, Business Partner. â€śAchieving Joint Commission accreditation, for our organization, is a major step toward maintaining excellence and continually improving the care we provide.â€ť
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 evaluates and accredits more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States, including more than 10,600 hospitals and home care organizations, and more than 6,600 other health care organizations that provide long term care, behavioral health care, laboratory and ambulatory care services. The Joint Commission also certifies more than 2,400 disease-specific care programs such as stroke, heart failure, joint replacement and stroke rehabilitation, and 400 health care staffing services. An independent, not-for-profit 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.
Established in 2011, 15RX Pharmacy is a family pharmacy that specializes in offering personalized customer care and low cost prescription medications to San Antonio, Texas and surrounding areas. With two locations in San Antonio, 15RX Pharmacy -1 is located in Westover Medical Park (behind Warm Springs Rehab Hospital) at 10415 State Hwy 151, Suite 105, San Antonio, TX 78251 with phone number of 210-684-1579. 15RX Pharmacy-2 is located in Medical Plaza-2 of Christus Santa Rosa Hospital in Westover Hills at 11212 State Hwy 151, Plaza -2, Suite 110, San Antonio, TX 78251 with phone number of 210-543-1579. The owners of the pharmacy Ritu Ajmani, MBA and Raj Ajmani, Rph are building a highly professional team to cater to San Antonio providing alternate to the pharmacy chains.