Sexual Health Quarters gets industry accreditation

SHQ chief executive Julian Henderson, President Deborah Smith, Medical Director Dr Richelle Douglas with Australian Council on Healthcare Standards President Dr Christine Dennis and Raman Dhaliwal.
SHQ chief executive Julian Henderson, President Deborah Smith, Medical Director Dr Richelle Douglas with Australian Council on Healthcare Standards President Dr Christine Dennis and Raman Dhaliwal.

SHQ Sexual Health Quarters has secured full accreditation under the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards.

SHQ chief executive Julian Henderson said the achievement saw the organisation develop and implement well-integrated clinical and corporate governance processes.

“A robust system of managing and monitoring client safety, incorporating a refined infection prevention and control program, ensures high standards of quality care are delivered,” he said.

“There is a strong focus on client satisfaction and safety, and making continual improvements to achieve high results in these areas.”

Mr Henderson said he was pleased with the industry recognition.

“Our strong governance processes mean we will continue to achieve high quality results into the future,” he said.