Multiple Athletico Physical Therapy Clinics Awarded ‘Outcomes excellence Award’ By FOTO
Athletico Physical Therapy is proud to announce that 37 of its clinics were awarded The FOTO Outcomes Excellence Award from Focus On Therapeutic Outcomes, Inc. (FOTO®). “Athletico is thrilled and honored by this award. We are committed to providing excellent patient service,” said Mark Kaufman, President of Athletico Physical Therapy. “We also strive to provide the most effective and efficient care. Measuring outcomes builds us a foundation for improving care, service and efficiency.” This award certificate is presented to a select group of providers across the country to recognize the excellence achieved in effectiveness of treatment during the past twelve months. Athletico Physical Therapy has demonstrated a greater increase in function for their patients than the national aggregate average.
FOTO has provided outcome data to healthcare providers since 1994. More than 1,000 organizations have contributed to the FOTO database. Al Amato, FOTO’s President says that “Athletico Physical Therapy has proven the quality of their care by exceeding the average performance data of all the progressive organizations across the country who are part of the FOTO network.”
FOTO is a nationwide third-party outcomes database and reporting service for healthcare providers. FOTO outcomes data is beneficial in providing a benchmark measure for overall quality and value of the services offered by an organization. FOTO has the first Functional Health Status Measure approved for physical rehabilitation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s list of approved quality measures in the National Quality Measures Clearinghouse (NQMC). NQMC is a public repository for evidence-based quality measures sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), (www.qualitymeasures.ahrq.gov).
Athletico’s Outcomes and Satisfaction
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