RAHWAY, NJ, September 16, 2016 – Alaris Health at Riverton, located at 1777 Lawrence Street, has received an overall 5-Star rating by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Alaris Health at Riverton has received this distinction for measures of overall quality. The 5-Star overall rating awarded to this location places it among the top nursing homes in New Jersey.
Founded on a tradition of health care excellence, Alaris’ Member Health Centers are leading providers of short-term post hospital rehabilitation, long term and specialty care, with Member Health Centers throughout the state of New Jersey.
Comprehensive, Highly Rated Care
Alaris Health at Riverton is a place for healing, hope and renewal, as reflected by the range of services and programs. The center offers Short-Term Post Hospital Rehabilitation for recovery from trauma, illness, surgery or other conditions. Long Term Care with 24-hour skilled nursing helps patients to maintain the highest levels of health and quality of life. Complex Clinical Care includes IV Antibiotic Therapy and Tracheotomy Care.
“We are pleased that Alaris Health at Riverton has been recognized with the 5-star rating and we strive to continue our outstanding delivery of care,” says Kristine Giles, RN, BSN and Administrator for the center. “In addition, Alaris Health at Riverton was recently honored by the Rahway Chamber of Commerce as 2016 Business of the Year for providing a positive and informative influence to the community,” she adds.
A Rating System to Help Families Discern Quality of Care
CMS created the Five-Star Quality Rating System to help patients, their families, and caregivers compare nursing homes more easily and to help identify areas about which to ask questions. The CMS system rates nursing homes nationally in the areas of health inspections, nurse staffing, measures of medical quality of care, and fire safety.
Click here to view pictures from the Business of The Year Award honor.
About Alaris Health
Alaris statewide network of independently owned and operated Member Health Centers offers a wide variety of services across a continuum of care, ranging from short-term post-hospital rehabilitation and long-term care specialized care.
Each Member Health Center is licensed to use the Alaris Health name and receive non-health related services. All health care related services are provided solely by each independently owned and operated Member Health Center.
For more information, please visit www.alarishealth.com or call (855) 7-ALARIS for more information.