|[November 13, 2012]
North Texas-Based Care Options 4 Kids Recognized by Alliance for Healthcare Excellence as a 'Hero'
DALLAS --(Business Wire)--
for Healthcare Excellence has honored Care
Options 4 Kids (COFK) with its prestigious 2012
Healthcare Quality Hero of the Year Award at their 11th
annual AHE award banquet on November 8. This award is given to
the preeminent healthcare organization in North Texas that has made an
"exceptional contribution to the improvement of healthcare quality in
"This award is such a validation and testament to our dedicated people
at Care Options 4 Kids," said President and CEO of COFK Michael J.
Reiswig. "Our speech, occupational and physical therapists are so
diligent to care for the children we serve. To be honored with this
distinction is priceless."
COFK was recognized specifically for its strides in the pediatric home
health industry. From birth to age 21, COFK creates customized plans of
care that is geared to meet the personal needs of each patient. Whether
in the child's home, school or daycare, COFK can both help the child and
his or her family with a therapeutic plan of recovery in challenging
fields, such as speech and language disorders, Down Syndrome, processing
difficulties resultng from ADD or ADHD, and fine or gross motor skills
"The Alliance for Healthcare Excellence is pleased to recognize Care
Options 4 Kids for our 2012 Healthcare Quality Hero of the
Year Award," said Alliance President, Bev Leake. "Speech,
occupational and physical therapy are challenging modalities,
as well as creating customized therapeutic plans for children that
require enhanced concentration. COFK's ability to make these plans
scalable for home health and family involvement is truly a contribution
to the healthcare industry and the entire community."
The Alliance for Healthcare Excellence is an association based in the
Dallas/Fort Worth region consisting of healthcare industry leaders who
partner to promote accessibility to quality affordable healthcare
through education, networking, cooperation and collaboration.
For information about this award of the efforts of Care Options 4 Kids
and how their team can serve families across Texas, visit them online at www.COFK.com.
About Care Options 4 Kids
Care Options 4 Kids is a licensed pediatric home health agency that has
served North Texas since 1999. Since then, it has expanded its expert
reach to serve those children needing occupational, physical or speech
therapy in Austin, San Antonio, Temple, Killeen, Houston, Lubbock,
Amarillo, El Paso and Waco. COFK provides intimate therapy services that
can be customized for each child's needs, as well as his or her
family's. Moreover, COFK's therapy plans are so scalable that they can
take place in the child's home, daycare or school. COFK's management and
clinical leadership team has more than 96 years of business experience,
as well as more than a century of healthcare experience. For information
on services, plans and how to best serve your child or patient, visit www.COFK.com.
About Alliance for Healthcare Excellence
Founded in 1992, the Alliance for Healthcare Excellence was created
initially to develop relationships and promote the sharing of ideas with
those individuals involved in the business of managed care. Since then,
its focus has broadened to include the promotion and awareness of high
quality with the healthcare industry. Today, the Alliance provides
premier educational programs and outstanding professional networking
opportunities for its members to position the leadership and community
service activities in the areas its serves. For more information about
the Alliance for Healthcare Excellence, visit www.Healthcare-Excellence.org.
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