Local Clinic wins prestigious national quality award on it’s 5th birthday!
Peter Wagenaar of Back to Health (The Chiropractic Clinic), Garden Village, Wrexham, was awarded the ‘Patient Partnership Quality Mark’ (PPQM) by The College of Chiropractors at a ceremony held in London int February. Peter, pictured, accepted his award from Hew Helps, Chair of the College’s Lay Partnership Group.
The award was initiated in 2006 by the College of Chiropractors to recognise excellence in meeting the expectations patients have about their chiropractic care.
Back to Health was also recognised for the excellence of its award application, 1 of only 3 clinics in the UK to receive this mention.
Maureen Atkinson, Chair of the Chiropractic Patients Association (CPA), said that “as one of the sponsors of the Patient Partnership Quality Mark, the CPA knows from their members how valuable the award has been in encouraging clinics to go that extra mile in the care they provide for their patients. We congratulate The Chiropractic Clinic on achieving such a standard of excellence.”
Peter Wagenaar, Principal of Back to Health (The Chiropractic Clinic) commented “We are delighted to announce the receipt of the Patient Quality Award. We are the first clinic in our area to have achieved such an award. I feel particularly pleased with the recognition we received for the excellence of our application. Nationally only 3 clinics received this mention and it is a real honour to be one of them. We have always tried to provide the best possible patient care and a pleasant and welcoming atmosphere. We set up the clinic in Wrexham 5 years ago exactly and we couldn’t have asked for a better birthday present.”
Back to Health is the only integrated clinic in the area offering “joined up” musculo-skeletal healthcare. The clinic provides evidence based chiropractic, physiotherapy, massage therapy, acupuncture and exercise rehabilitation. The clinic offers a package of care which follows NICE guidelines for the treatment of back and joint pain offers the patient the best possible results.