Specializing solely in post-acute brain injury since 1982

TLC acquires three year CARF accreditation

(Galveston, TX) August 18, 2017 – The Transitional Learning Center (TLC) announced that both its Galveston and Lubbock, TX facilities has been accredited for a period of three years by the Commission on the Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF International).

CARF International is an independent, nonprofit accrediting body whose mission is to promote the quality, value and optimal outcomes of services through a consultative accreditation process and continuous improvement that centers on enhancing the lives of persons served. This achievement is indicative of TLC's commitment to offering programs and services that are measurable, accountable, and of the highest quality. The accreditation will extend through June 30, 2020.

Programs Awarded Accreditation Include:

• Interdisciplinary Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Programs: Brain Injury Specialty

Program (Adults)

• Interdisciplinary Outpatient Medical Rehabilitation Programs: Brain Injury Specialty

Program (Children and Adolescents)

• Residential Rehabilitation Programs: Brain Injury Specialty Programs (Adults)

TLC Core Areas of Excellence Include:

The survey praised key aspects of TLC's programs, including its leadership, employee commitment, strategic planning processes, data collection, staff training, and brain injury advocacy, awareness, and research.  Other core areas of excellence identified by the survey:

• “TLC is complimented for its excellent and well-deserved reputation for providing quality rehabilitation services that exceeds expectations, which is reflected in the tributes paid to by patients, family members, external case managers and other stakeholders." 

• “The staff members at TLC are enthusiastic and highly dedicated to the patient-centered clinical services they provide.  The organization and community is fortunate to have experienced staff members and comprehensive neuropsychology services to support the needs of the patients.” 

• “Patients consistently spoke in a highly positive manner regarding the treatment received.  They spoke of a warm, trusting, therapeutic, and family like environment that is fostered by both the treatment and administrative staff members."

 “We’re honored to have another exceptional CARF International survey of the Galveston and Lubbock clinical programs,” said James R. Lovelace, MBA, President/CEO of TLC. “The dedication and professionalism of the management and clinical staff are reflected in these findings.”

About The Transitional Learning Center

TLC is recognized as a pioneer in post-acute neuro rehabilitation with facilities in Galveston and Lubbock, TX.  Established in 1982, TLC's continuum of care offers a full spectrum of In and Out-patient services and long-term supported living options to survivors of acquired brain and spinal cord injury by offering integrated cognitive, behavioral, physical, and vocational rehabilitation services.  For additional information about TLC, please visit tlcrehab.org, #Tlcgalveston, or call us at 800.TLC.GROW (852-4769)

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