The WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital is accredited by CARF International. By pursuing and achieving CARF accreditation in 2012, the WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital has demonstrated that it meets international standards for quality and is committed to pursuing excellence.
CARF is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value, and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process that centers on enhancing the lives of the persons served. Founded in 1966 as the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, and now known as CARF International, the accrediting body establishes consumer-focused standards to help organizations measure and improve the quality of their programs and services.
WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital received a three-year accreditation from Det Norske Veritas (DNV) in 2014. The hospital is one of only four in Pennsylvania to achieve DNV accreditation. DNV Healthcare is the leading accreditor of United States hospitals integrating ISO 9001 quality compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation. ISO 9001 is a series of standards that define, establish and maintain an effective quality assurance system.
In September 2014, WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital was one of two hospitals with fewer than 100 beds selected as a top performing facility based the highest percentage of patients rating them a nine or 10. Winners were selected from the extensive database of National Research hospital clients for their performance over the past four quarters. Implementing improvement processes requires an immense amount of time and resources. Winning this award demonstrates that WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital understand what it truly means to define patient-centered care.
WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital was identified as one of eight hospitals in the country where 95 percent, or more, of patients responded “Yes, I would definitely recommend this hospital,” based on HCAHPS survey results reported to CMS’ Hospital Compare databases. The results are for post-surgery patients.
The Reliability Centered Maintenance program and infrastructure systems design created for WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital has been recognized by UpTime Magazine as the program of the year in the category of Best Design for Reliability in 2012.
This is a new, international award that was created after the selection committee saw how the WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital infrastructure was being designed and the condition-based maintenance procedures that were developed to maintain the equipment. The award recognizes the work that went into the design of the hospital to incorporate preventive maintenance. The result is a facility that that should have very little downtime.
WellSpan Surgery & Rehabilitation Hospital was listed in Modern Healthcare as the fifth highest scored hospital for value-based purchasing reward/penalty, 2015 (readmissions, value based purchasing and hospital acquired condition score).
This search will provide you with WellSpan Medical Group and Northern Lancaster County (Ephrata) Medical Group primary care physicians and specialists. If we don’t have a WellSpan Medical Group physician to meet your criteria, the search will expand to include community physicians who partner with WellSpan Medical Group physicians through the WellSpan Provider Network or provide care to patients on the Medical Staffs of WellSpan’s Hospitals.×
Use your MyWellSpan patient portal any time to view available appointments, and pick the date and time that best suits your schedule.
If you don't have a WellSpan primary care provider and would like to schedule a new patient appointment with a provider who is accepting patients, just log into your MyWellSpan account, and go to the Appointment Center section. As you progress through the scheduling process, you will be able to see the offices that are accepting new patients in relation to your zip code. If you are not enrolled in MyWellSpan, go to https://my.wellspan.org, call 1-866-638-1842 or speak with a member of the staff at a participating facility to sign up. New patient scheduling not available at all practices/programs.
If you already have a relationship with a WellSpan practice, simply log into your account, and go to the Appointment Center section. As you progress through the scheduling process, you will be able to schedule an appointment with any provider or practice that already counts you as a patient. Online scheduling varies by practice/program.×