HHA Services and Inova Health System Join in Partnership
ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich., May 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — HHA Services, a leading provider of healthcare food and facility management services, ISSA Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and the CIMS-Green Building (GB) Certified with honors, celebrates the 2011 performance of their associates.
HHA Services announces that they have commenced a significant, new partnership to provide Plant Operations/Maintenance management for the Inova Health System. Located in Northern Virginia, Inova is nationally recognized, community based, acute-care system. They are one of the region’s leading not-for-profit organizations encompassing five hospital campuses that are targeted to expanding access to healthcare, strengthening lives and striving to improve the general health and surgical outcomes for the community of Virginia since 1912.
The Inova Health System is comprised of a combined 1884 staffed beds. The system has over 11,450 employees across the network. For fiscal year 2012, the system had over 95,612 admissions, 971,547 out-patient visits and 20,604 births.
This new partnership is testimony to Inova’s commitment to bring the highest quality healthcare to the community it serves. The fluctuating economy and added metrics for measuring the patient’s perception of quality care brings added challenges to the healthcare field. HHA Services was selected to provide onsite expertise, management direction and procedures necessary to improve our processes and provide customers with the best service possible at the most effective cost to the organization. HHA brings a wealth of knowledge that allows the Inova Health System to focus on its core business of bringing the best possible healthcare to the region while HHA Services provides a safe and healthy healing environment.
About Inova Health System
Inova Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare system based in Northern Virginia that consists of hospitals and other health services, including emergency- and urgent-care centers, home care, nursing homes, mental health and blood donor services, and wellness classes. They were named 2011 Top Performing Hospitals in the Premier Healthcare Alliances’ national Quest collaborative. Inova is committed to the patients’ best interest and dedication to reducing preventable harm and readmission. They are governed by a voluntary board of community members; Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. Inova provides a healthy environment for its patients, families, visitors, staff and physicians.
About HHA Services
Founded in 1974, HHA Services has grown into one of the nation’s premier privately held companies providing superior quality service management of non-core services to hospitals, healthcare systems, long term care facilities and retirement communities. HHA is committed to delivering responsible and viably-green solutions for a cleaner and healthier environment and facilities while improving patient satisfaction, enhancing performance and reducing cost for our partners, their customers and the community they serve. HHA was recognized as one of the top 25 Best Places to Work in Healthcare by Modern Healthcare magazine for both 2010 and 2011.
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