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FirstLight Home Care of Guilford Achieves Accreditation with ACHC

GREENSBORO, NC – January 22, 2021 – FirstLight Home Care of Guilford proudly announces it has achieved accreditation through Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) for Private Duty Aide Services, Private Duty Companion/Homemaker Services and Private Duty Nursing Services.

Accreditation is a process through which healthcare organizations demonstrate compliance with national standards. Accreditation by ACHC reflects an organization’s dedication and commitment to meeting standards that facilitate a higher level of performance and patient care.

ACHC is a nonprofit organization that has stood as a symbol of quality and excellence since 1986. ACHC is ISO 9001:2015 certified and has CMS deeming authority for Home Health, Hospice and DMEPOS.

FirstLight Home Care of Guilford delivers non-medical home care services to individuals who need care and support at home, including seniors, veterans, adults with disabilities and those recuperating. Highly trained FirstLight caregivers help with many needs, from errands, transportation and household tasks to individual responsibilities like bathing and personal hygiene.

“We have always been committed to the highest quality care and service,” stated Tina Glenn, FirstLight Home Care of Guilford owner. “Going through the accreditation process further demonstrates our dedication to meeting regulatory requirements and relevant, realistic standards set by a recognized accreditation organization such as ACHC.”