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Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Earns Accreditation from The Joint Commission

Colonial Beach, Va., Skilled Nursing Facility Recognized for Quality Care and Services

COLONIAL BEACH, Va., March 30, 2022Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center recently earned a prestigious accreditation for its quality care and services from The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Located at 2400 McKinney Blvd. in Colonial Beach, the skilled nursing facility provides post-hospital care, short-term rehab, and long-term residential care.

Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center received Nursing Care Center Accreditation after a rigorous, unannounced onsite review by The Joint Commission, an independent, nonprofit organization. During the visit, its team evaluated compliance with performance standards across a range of areas, including post-acute care, emergency management, environment of care, infection prevention and control, and medication management, as well as rights and responsibilities of the individual and leadership.

Westmoreland recently earned a five-star rating for quality measures from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).

Westmoreland Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center is supported by Marquis Health Consulting Services, which offers tools and resources to help client facilities become market leaders in providing the highest-quality care and customer service. “Achieving The Joint Commission’s accreditation after its thorough assessment – and the facility’s five-star CMS rating – reflect a dedication to excellence in skilled nursing care by the entire Westmoreland team,” said Marquis’ Megan Shilling, regional director of market development. “At Marquis, we are proud to support Westmoreland and congratulate their care team on these well-deserved recognitions.”

Together with Marquis, Westmoreland established a resource library of physician-curated content, addressing many topics of interest for families of patients and the larger community. The library and more information on the skilled nursing facility can be found at westmorelandrehab.com/resources/.

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