JOLIET, Ill., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Joint Commission has accredited Symphony of Joliet with The Gold Seal of Approval ™ for their skilled nursing and rehabilitation programming. Symphony of Joliet takes great pride in their ability to provide a level of patient and resident care that meets the guidelines put forth by The Joint Commission. This accreditation validates the high level of care that has made Symphony of Joliet the premier skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility in the Joliet area.
"We are proud to have the great work of the nurses, therapists and management team at Symphony validated by The Joint Commission's standards, and it's a special privilege to be the first in Will County," states Tim Fields, Senior Vice President. "Achieving Joint Commission Accreditation is an honor and we look forward to continuing to provide excellent care and programming to our patients, residents and their families."
"In achieving Joint Commission accreditation, Symphony of Joliet has demonstrated its commitment to the highest level of care for its residents that goes above and beyond federal and state requirements," says Gina Zimmermann, M.S., senior executive director, Long Term Care Accreditation, The Joint Commission. "Accreditation is a voluntary process and I commend Symphony of Joliet for successfully undertaking this challenge to elevate its standard of care and instill confidence in the community it serves."
Symphony of Joliet works in concert with the Joliet area's top physicians, nurses and therapists and our soon to be newly renovated, modern facility provides an environment filled with amenities to facilitate the quickest recovery with optimal results. Symphony of Joliet's specialty programs include the Heart for Life Cardiac Care Program, Breathe Easy, Live Well Pulmonary Rehabilitation Program, In-House Hemodialysis, Orthopedic Rehabilitation, Complex Wound Care, Stroke Rehabilitation, and Infection Control and Prevention.About Symphony of Joliet Symphony of Joliet, formerly Deerbrook Care Centre, is a post acute care facility that specializes in cardiac and pulmonary care, orthopedic rehabilitation, complex wound care and rehabilitative therapy and in house dialysis services. Symphony of Joliet provides short-term rehabilitation to prepare individuals to safely return home following an injury or surgery as well as long-term care for individuals with those needs. In addition to its short term programming, Symphony of Joliet also provides Long-Term Care and Alzheimer's & Dementia Care. Symphony of Joliet accepts Medicare, Medicaid, Private Pay, and most managed care plans. SOURCE Symphony of Joliet