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Penn Foundation Designated an Aetna Institute of Quality

Penn Foundation has been designated an Aetna Institute of Quality® for Behavioral Health-Substance Abuse.

Aetna makes information about the quality and cost of health care services available to its members to help them make informed decisions about their health care needs. In line with this goal, Aetna recognizes facilities in its network that offer specialized clinical services for certain health conditions. Facilities are selected for exemplifying:
Aetna Institutes of Quality

  • Excellence in care
  • Commitment to continuous improvement
  • Meeting certain standards of quality
  • Cost efficiency

Aetna recognizes facilities that have earned this designation by identifying them in the directory as an Institute of Quality provider. This designation helps members choose consistent high quality care.

“Penn Foundation’s John W. and Emily Clemens Recovery Center has always strived to provide the best practices in addiction medicine in response to the community’s needs,” says Julie Williams, MA, LPC, Penn Foundation Director of Clinical Services. “Our team has worked diligently to establish innovative partnerships with our stakeholders that help individuals achieve and maintain their recovery. Being named an Aetna Institute of Quality® affirms our commitment to providing high quality care and assures those seeking treatment that Penn Foundation will provide innovative addiction care that will support them into a life of recovery.”