AECC University College's Chiropractic Clinic awarded The Royal College of Chiropractors Clinical Management Quality Mark
In October 2016, AECC University College's Chiropractic Clinic received the Patient Partnership Quality Mark award (PPQM) and is delighted to announce a second award from The Royal College of Chiropractors (RCC); The Clinical Management Quality Mark (CMQM) for 2018 - 2020, which focuses on the clinics exemplary management and governance.
AECC University College's Chiropractic Clinic is delighted to receive this award, further recognition of the robust clinical governance model developed by the Chiropractic Clinic to ensure that the continuation of safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led chiropractic services through an effective reporting and monitoring risk management system.
The CMQM award recognises excellence in regards to operating within a structured and managed clinical environment as well as in areas such as:
- Clinical audit
- Risk management
- Incident reporting
- Outcome measurement
- Patient satisfaction
- Emergency procedures
- Operational policy
The RCC is an apolitical professional membership body which promotes and supports the high standards of education, practice and research enabling chiropractors to provide, and to be recognised for providing, high quality care for patients. Their recognition through both of these quality marks is a testament to the hard work of the Clinics academic and professional services staff, who have all worked extremely hard and contributed to these celebratory achievements.
Director of AECC University College Chiropractic Clinic, Dr Neil Osborne, commented: "It's an absolute pleasure to accept this award on behalf of the AECC University College and our Chiropractic Clinic, which is the only educational institution in the country to have been recognised with such accolades. Everybody in the clinic, from the interns and clinic staff, to the reception team and ancillary staff who keep us clean and running smoothly all day, should be rightly proud of our achievement."
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