HSA reached another important milestone in 2013 to even better serve our citizens. "CARF accreditation ensures we're providing a high quality of care," said Karen Bounds, HSA Corporate Compliance Officer. CARF accreditation demonstrates that our work is founded on principles of accountability and integrity. A CARF Accreditation was awarded to HSA for the following services:
CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accreditor of health and human services providers in the areas of Aging Services, Behavioral Health, Child and Youth Services, Durable Medical Equipment, Employment and Community Services, Medical Rehabilitation, Opioid Treatment Programs, and Vision Rehabilitation Services. For more information on CARF, Click here!
NE Delta HSA was selected by the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) North America, a research center at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as a 2016 winner of its inaugural Health Care Delivery Innovation Competition. The competition identifies innovative programs with the potential to serve as national models and supports the development of large-scale randomized controlled trials to evaluate these programs’ impact. J-PAL cited NE Delta HSA’s innovative work in providing patients with access to quality behavioral health care, integrated primary care, and social services, and this renowned research organization will develop rigorous evidence of a potential national model for integrated care and ancillary services. The competition attracted applicants from across the nation and across the spectrum of care. NE Delta HSA was one of only four nationally-awarded organizations.
The NE Delta HSA Communications Team won three MarCom Gold Awards in 2014 for its website, its communications materials and its communications & public relations program. MarCom Awards recognizes outstanding creative achievement by marketing and communication professionals. It is an international competition for individuals or companies involved in the concept, writing and design of print, visual, audio and web materials and programs. NE Delta HSA Communications also won a 2014 Aesculapius Award of Excellence for its website. The Aesculapius Award is designed to promote and encourage excellence in communication about healthy lifestyles, disease prevention, and health care treatments. Additionally, the NE Delta HSA website won an Addy Award at the Advertising Club of Northeast Louisiana's Addy Awards in 2014. The Ad Club is a chapter of the American Advertising Federation.