The Good Neighbor Medical Clinic earned a 2021 Gold Rating from the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics (NAFC) Quality Standards Program. By self-attesting that the organization has certain policies and procedures in place, it is able to highlight its commitment to providing quality care to patients.
The mission of the National Association of Free and Charitable Clinics is to
ensure the medically underserved have access to affordable health care.
The NAFC and its members are dedicated to ensuring that patients receive quality health care. To quantify and qualify the care provided at the Free and Charitable Clinic network, the NAFC formalized a set of Quality Standards for member organizations.
NAFC Members voluntarily submit information to the NAFC on the various
policies and procedures in place to attain their standards rating and
attest/pledge that they successfully incorporate these standards within
NAFC Quality Standards elements include policies and procedures related
to the following areas: Administrative, Enhanced Access and Continuity of
Care, Identifying and Managing Patient Population information, Planning
and Managing Care, Providing Self-Care Support and Community
Resources, Tracking and Coordinating Care, and Measuring and Improving Performance.
For more information on the NAFC, please visit www.nafcclinics.org.