Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre has been recognised for the quality and safety of their service with the award of accreditation by Quality Innovation Performance (QIP).

QIP is Australia’s most comprehensive not-for-profit accreditation organisation, dedicated to delivering accreditation and support services to a diverse range of organisations including physiotherapy practices, diagnostic imaging services, dental practices and community services.

“Accreditation is a major achievement and a clear demonstration that Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre is committed to providing Port Stephens with access to high quality health services,” Mr Gary Smith, Chair of QIP, said today.

“Striving to continually improve how you support your patients to get the best health outcomes should be commended, and QIP congratulates Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre on reaching this benchmark”, he said.

QIP accreditation is based on national standards that are set by the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA). The APA is the peak body representing the interests of Australian physiotherapists and their patients.

To achieve an endorsement of accreditation, Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre has demonstrated that they meet all requirements of the APA Standards.

Scott Ward said accreditation was attained through cooperation, commitment and communication amongst staff members.

“Everyone in the practice played a valuable role in ensuring we met the Standards. The recognition of working in an accredited practice gives our dedicated staff a feeling of accomplishment and pride.

“Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre is proud to display the QIP accredited symbol at our practice.

“We want to communicate to our clients that their well-being is our priority. QIP accreditation shows we are committed to providing quality care based on professional Standards,” said Scott Ward

Nelson Bay Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre , located at 210 Salamander Way, Salamander Bay (opposite Tomaree Aquatic Centre), offers a range of physiotherapy services.

Contact: Lyndal or Clare today on 4981 3461

For further information on QIP, please visit www.qip.com.au