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Sierra Health Care, A Member of the FRHG, Receives Accreditation with Commendation from the Compliance Team, Inc.

This is the highest level of accreditation awarded by the Compliance Team, Inc., Exemplary Provider Award Accreditation Program.

                The Compliance Team's on-site evaluation of Sierra Health Care occurred on February 25, 2010.

                The surveyors awarded Sierra Health Care 100%, thus exceeding their minimum required score of 90%.  Sierra Health is in the top 1% of all DME's nation wide with an accreditation score of 100%.

                "Receiving Accreditation with Commendation is a significant achievement, one that recognizes our commitment to exceptional service to our community," says Terry Kearns, Director of Sierra Health Care Center.

                Sierra Health Care, a durable medical equipment and supply company offers a full line of medical equipment from Oxygen to hospital beds, wheelchairs, and is the local power chair distributor. Sierra Health strives to make a difference in people's lives and in the communities that they serve. Sierra Health is located at 939 Live Oak Blvd. in Yuba City.

                "We are delighted to report that Sierra Health Care has been awarded the Exemplary Provider Award for demonstrating outstanding healthcare delivery practices and compliance to safety, honesty and caring accreditation quality standards," stated Sandra C. Canally, RN, President, The Compliance Team, Inc. "Congratulations on your outstanding achievement and demonstrated commitment to deliver healthcare excellence."