Halifax Health|Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehab Earns Three-Year CARF Accreditation

  • by Ashley.wohlford
  • April 6, 2021
  • Categories: Article, Blog, Press Release, Uncategorized, Video

The latest accreditation is the second consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation.

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (April 6, 2021) – CARF International announced that Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation has been accredited for a period of three years for stroke and inpatient rehabilitation.  The latest accreditation is the second consecutive Three-Year Accreditation that the international accrediting body, CARF, has given to Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation.

This accreditation decision represents the highest level of accreditation that can be given to an organization and shows the organization’s substantial conformance to the CARF standards. An organization receiving a Three-Year Accreditation has put itself through a rigorous peer review process. It has demonstrated to a team of surveyors during an on-site visit its commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality.

“Halifax Health takes great pride in achieving this accreditation again.  It is the result of the high-level of care and commitment provided by our entire rehabilitation team,” says Astrid Gonzalez-Parrilla, vice president of Rehabilitation Services for Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation.

Founded in 1966, CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services.  The mission of CARF is to promote the quality, value and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process and continuous improvement services that center on enhancing the lives of persons served.

Opened in 2013, Halifax Health | Brooks Rehabilitation – Center for Inpatient Rehabilitation is a 40-bed, state-of-the-art inpatient rehabilitation center at Halifax Health Medical Center of Daytona Beach with the capability to serve a wide variety of rehab patients.  As the Volusia – Flagler area’s only Level II Trauma Center and designated Comprehensive Stroke Center, Halifax Health can care for patients with spinal cord, stroke, traumatic brain, amputee, and complex orthopedic injuries with long-term rehab needs close to home.  For more information about rehabilitation services offered by Halifax Health, visit halifaxhealth.org/brooks.

Halifax Health

Recognized as one of the 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals™ in the United States by IBM Watson Health™, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of health care services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital in Daytona Beach, two community hospitals in Port Orange and Deltona, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home health care agency and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Center for Transplant Services, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.

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