NYU Winthrop Earns HBOT Accreditation with Distinction
NYU Winthrop Hospital is pleased to announce that its Hyperbaric Unit has received accreditation with distinction from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS). This is the highest honor that UHMS council can bestow upon an organization. UHMS accreditation means the NYU Winthrop Hyperbaric Unit, which is equipped to provide hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) 24/7, has met or exceeded the highest standards of care and patient safety through rigorous evaluation of operations, including equipment, staff education, and specialized training to ensure that the utmost quality is maintained within the specialty of undersea and hyperbaric medicine.
"This accreditation demonstrates NYU Winthrop Hospital's commitment to providing the highest quality of patient care to all those who utilize the Hyperbaric Unit," said Scott Gorenstein, MD, FACEP, Clinical Director of Regenerative Medicine at NYU Winthrop Hospital. "Our team is very proud of this significant milestone, especially as our program celebrates 10 years of service to the community."