May 11, 2015. Plum Creek Specialty Hospital in Amarillo Texas proudly announces their laboratory satisfactorily met all the criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA, a national healthcare accreditation organization.
This accreditation, accorded only to laboratories that apply strict measures of performance, accuracy and quality control in day-to-day operations, attests to the exceptional standards the laboratory maintains, and demonstrates its unsurpassed commitment to excellence in patient care.
Renowned for providing aggressive, interdisciplinary care for the medically complex patient and individuals requiring prolonged recovery periods, Plum Creek Specialty Hospital offers the added benefit of the specialized high acuity unit of adjacent Plum Creek Healthcare Residence, ensuring continuum of care and a smooth transition as medical conditions improve.
Approved by the federal government and sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians- American Society of Internal Medicine, the COLA accreditation conferred to Plum Creek Specialty Hospital’s laboratory service is a result of its strict standards and indeed, great news from the lab.
COLA is a non-profit, physician directed organization that promotes quality and excellence in
medicine and patient care through programs of voluntary education, achievement and accreditation