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January 9, 2013

12th Manor

 Caldwell Nursing Home One of 12 in Texas Accredited by Joint CommissionJoint Commission

Burleson St. Joseph Manor has earned The Joint Commission’s gold seal of approval, and is the only nursing home in our area to be Joint Commission-certified.

The Joint Commission is a not-for-profit, independent organization that seeks to continuously improve health care for the public by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to comply with the commission’s state-of-the-art best practices.

Burleson St. Joseph Manor underwent a rigorous, on-site survey.  Infection prevention and control, leadership and medication management are just a few of the areas Joint Commission surveyors investigated.

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A look at the Beauty Shop tucked away inside Burleson St. Joseph Manor.

“In achieving Joint Commission accreditation, the staff at Burleson St. Joseph Manor has demonstrated commitment to the highest level of care for residents that goes above and beyond federal and state requirements,” said Lottie Tegeler, Director of Burleson St. Joseph Manor.  “Our patients directly benefit from this level of care.”

Burleson St. Joseph Manor is 112-bed long-term care center offering skilled nursing care in a compassionate, comfortable environment.  Take a video tour of Burleson St. Joseph Manor: http://www.st-joseph.org/BurlesonManor

The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more at www.jointcommission.org.

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