OHL Servicios obtains top international health care quality accreditation
January 21, 2018
OHL Servicios, the division of the OHL Group specialized in facilities management, has obtained Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation through its head subsidiary, OHL Servicios-Ingesan, for the integrated management of the old people’s home and day center, Residència i Centre de Dia Fort Pienc, which OHL Servicios-Ingesan operates for the City Council of Barcelona. This internationally recognized certification guarantees that the center meets the quality requirements of the accrediting body with the highest technical expertise in the sector.
The Residència i Centre de Dia Fort Pienc, managed since 2015 by OHL Servicios-Ingesan in a joint venture with Mensajeros de la Paz, has succeeded in meeting all of the requirements evaluated by the Joint Commission International, including the quality of the care, the effectiveness of the communication of the health professionals, the safety of high-risk medication, the proper identification of the patients, the reduction of the risk of infections associated with health care and the reduction of the risk of injuries to residents caused by falls, among other aspects.
Accreditation by the Joint Commission International is valid for a period of three years, throughout which the accrediting body continues to oversee compliance with the quality standards in the health centers certified.