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Allentown, Pa., Skilled Nursing Facility Recognized for Quality Care and Services
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (Nov. 17, 2022) — Riverton Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center in Allentown recently earned a prestigious accreditation for its quality care and services from The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in healthcare. Located at 803 N. Wahneta Street, Riverton offers post-hospital care, short-term rehab and long-term residential care.
Riverton received Nursing Care Center Accreditation after a rigorous, unannounced onsite review by The Joint Commission, an independent, nonprofit organization. During the visit, its team evaluated compliance with performance standards across a range of areas, including post-acute care, emergency management, environment of care, infection prevention and control, and medication management, as well as rights and responsibilities of the individual and leadership.
Riverton is supported by Marquis Health Consulting Services, which offers tools and resources to help client facilities become market leaders. “Achieving The Joint Commission’s accreditation reflects a dedication to excellence in skilled nursing care by the entire Riverton team,” said Marquis’ Danielle Koons, senior regional director of market development. “At Marquis, we are proud to support Riverton, and we congratulate their care team on this well-deserved recognition.”
Riverton Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center is part of Riverton Enhanced Senior Living, a 178-bed continuing care retirement community offering personal care services and independent living accommodations. A $3.5 million campus renovation is underway following a recent ownership change.
Committed to serving as a healthcare resource for families of patients and the local community, Riverton has established a resource library of physician-curated content, addressing many topics of interest. The library can be found at rivertonrehab.com.
Brick, N.J-based Marquis Health Consulting Services provides administrative and consulting services to skilled nursing facilities and senior housing communities along the Eastern Seaboard. The organization’s operational guidance enables its client facilities to overachieve their quality and customer service goals by embracing a progressive, multi-specialty approach to healthcare.
Riverton Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center
803 N. Wahneta Street, Allentown, Pa., 18109
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