Rennova Health announced it’s Big South Fork Medical Center was granted a three-year certificate of accreditation the NIAHO Hospital Accreditation Program.
Rennova Health (NASDAQ:RNVA) announced it’s Big South Fork Medical Center was granted a three-year certificate of accreditation the NIAHO Hospital Accreditation Program.
As quoted in the press release:
Pursuant to the authority granted to DNV GL Healthcare USA, Inc. by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, Scott County Community Hospital d/b/a Big South Fork Medical Center is deemed in compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation for Hospitals (42 C.F.R. §482). Approximately 60% of the services provided in the hospital are payable by federal payers and a Medicare number is required to receive payments and get credentialed with other insurers.
Big South Fork Medical Center (BSFMC) opened on August 8, 2017, with services that include a 24/7 emergency department along with radiology services that include X-ray, CT scan and ultrasound. Other available services include a laboratory, respiratory therapy, physical therapy, a medical/surgical unit and swing beds. The first six weeks of operations have exceeded Rennova’s expectations and is indicative of the need for this service in the local community.