Tindal Orthotics and Prosthetics received a three-year accreditation award in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics by the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc. (ABC).
Tindal Orthotics and Prosthetics is recognized for achievements in the areas of organizational management, patient care standards, quality assurance, supplier compliance and facility, and safety management. The award represents the highest level of accreditation achievable in the profession of orthotics and prosthetics.
“Tindal Orthotics and Prosthetics has demonstrated its commitment to the provision of quality patient care services by seeking and attaining ABC accreditation,” said Catherine Carter, ABC’s Executive Director. “ABC has developed the highest standards for accreditation in the industry and is proud to include Tindal Orthotics and Prosthetics among our over 2,500 accredited patient care facilities.”
Tindal Orthotics and Prosthetics has been offering orthotic and prosthetic services in the Manhattan area since 2002. Their patient care center located in the Candlewood Shopping Center, 3244 Kimball Ave. is the largest privately owned orthotics and prosthetics center in northeast Kansas with emphasis solely on orthotic and prosthetic patients.
The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc. has been credentialing practitioners and organizations since 1948 in accordance with established standards of excellence in the delivery of comprehensive patient care.
A not-for-profit organization headquartered in Alexandria, Va., the board’s mission is to encourage and promote the highest standards of professionalism in the delivery of orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthics services. The board advances the competency of practitioners, promotes the quality and effectiveness of orthotic, prosthetic and pedorthic care, and maintains the integrity of the profession.