International Clinic Accreditation

 
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Delivering high quality patient care for Fresenius Medical Care’s 
The Kidney Dialysis Centre Taman Desa

As the first private dialysis clinic in Malaysia, Fresenius Medical Care’s
The Kidney Dialysis Centre (TKDC) Taman Desa in Kuala Lumpur has achieved international accreditation through the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International (ACHSi).

Fresenius Medical Care, THE RENAL COMPANY and worldwide market leader in dialysis is now setting new standards in Malaysia. While continuously striving for high quality patient care, Fresenius Medical Care’s The Kidney Dialysis Centre in Kuala Lumpur has achieved international accreditation through the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International (ACHSi). With this credit, TKDC is the first internationally accredited private dialysis clinic in Asia Pacific (outside Australia) and has proven its demand for high quality patient care.

Due to the constant commitment of TKDC’s staff, the clinic guarantees high quality operations and patient safety. Standing out with this new accreditation status, TKDC will also serve as a model to further enhance the country’s development in terms of fulfilling safety standards and ultimately maximising patient outcomes. To celebrate the great achievement of becoming the first internationally accredited private dialysis clinic in Malaysia, the accreditation plaque was unveiled during the official ceremony on 29th May 2014.

ACHS is recognised as the leading health care accreditation body in Australia and also meets overseas requests for a quality health care accreditation program through ACHS International (ACHSi). The principles upon which the ACHSi programs are developed reflect the characteristics displayed by an improving organisation including a consumer focus in care and service provision, effective leadership, continuous improvement, evidence of outcomes, and striving for best practice.1 2 To view some of the impressive moments of our Accreditation Celebration, please look at the gallery below.

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References:

  1. Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International; Accessed May 2014
  2. Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International; Accessed May 2014