Watermark Medical, Inc. Awarded Accreditation from The Joint Commission

BOCA RATON, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Watermark Medical, Inc. has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval TM for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety in ambulatory care organizations. The accreditation award recognizes Watermark Medical’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards.

“Organizations that strive for accreditation in ambulatory care from The Joint Commission are demonstrating the highest commitment to quality and safety to their patients, staff and their community,” says Michael Kulczycki, executive director, Ambulatory Care Accreditation Program, The Joint Commission. “I commend Watermark Medical, Inc. for successfully achieving this pinnacle and for its dedication to continually improving patient care.”

“We recognize Joint Commission accreditation as the Gold Seal for providing safe, high quality patient care. Achieving accreditation from The Joint Commission is a team effort that will bring confidence to our patients and give us the framework to provide the best care possible,” says Sean Heyniger, CEO of Watermark Medical, Inc.

The Joint Commission’s ambulatory care standards address important functions relating to the care of patients and the management of an ambulatory care organization. The standards are developed in consultation with health care experts, providers, measurement experts and patients.

About The Joint Commission

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 18,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. The Joint Commission also provides certification of more than 1,700 disease-specific care programs, primary stroke centers, and health care staffing services. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission is the nations’ oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at www.jointcommission.org.

About Watermark Medical:

Watermark Medical, Inc. Is a privately held healthcare information technology company focused on improving the clinical outcomes of patients with chronic diseases. Watermark pioneered cloud-based HST for Obstructive Sleep Apnea by allowing primary care physicians to become the point of care for diagnostic testing. Its co-founders are serial entrepreneurs with a track record of building successful information technology companies and sales channels for medical service companies. Information technology management company CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) is Watermark’s largest investor. Currently, Watermark has a national direct sales force of more than 30 sales representatives covering all 50 states and approximately 2,000 distribution sales representatives. The company is headquartered in Boca Raton, FL.



CONTACT:

Watermark Medical, Inc.
JR Finkelmeier, 561-283-1247
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KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Florida

INDUSTRY KEYWORDS:   Technology  Data Management  Software  Practice Management  Health  General Health

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