The Education and Rehabilitation Society of Puerto Rico, once again receives the highest rating of excellence for the provision of therapeutic medical services offered by its physical rehabilitation program to the population with disabilities in its three centers located in: Hato Rey, Ponce and Ceiba.
CARF (for its acronym in English – Commission for the Accreditation of Physical Rehabilitation Institutions) founded in 1966, is an independent, non-profit organization that accredits providers of specialized health and social services with the objective of promoting quality , the value and an optimal result of its programs in the area of rehabilitation.
“The maximum accreditation that CARF International grants to SER for the next three years is the validation of our commitment and mission with the people we serve. In the same way, it certifies our vision of development so that we have in Puerto Rico unique services of excellence, accessible and available to everyone who needs them,” said Nilda Morales, president and chief executive officer of SER de PR.
“This accreditation is the result of the extraordinary work and commitment that each of our medical specialists, therapists, clinicians, administration staff, contribute day by day in our institution to all our participants. We reaffirm our commitment to maintain the highest standards of medical services in rehabilitation with the highest technology and proven methods of world quality, always with respect and empathy for the population we serve”, said the president of the Board of Directors of SER de PR the lawyer Milton L. Cruz.
SER de Puerto Rico, is a non-profit institution, established since 1950, which offers therapeutic medical services, education and support services for people with disabilities and/or the autism spectrum as well as their families. SER de PR operates the only pediatric rehabilitation center on the island. In the same way and with the same commitment, it has developed community impact programs such as: evaluation, referral and follow-up clinics for infants from 0 to five (5) years old, adults and older adults, reaching the different municipalities and their rural areas for greater accessibility and availability of services to those who need it most. For more information about the institution you can access to www.ser.pr.