Our Accreditations and Memberships

The employees of Recovery First Treatment Centers’ 3 facilities in Florida are committed to their patients and are passionate about their journeys to sobriety. To prove our dedication to addiction treatment and recovery, as well as the exemplary nature of our facilities, we are always on the lookout to become members of or earn accreditations from top organizations in the country that monitor the health and human services industry.

Below are the honors our facilities in Florida currently hold.

Certified by Health On the Net (HON)

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This non-profit, non-governmental, organization works in partnership with both the United Nations and the World Health Organisation (WHO). Their mission? To make sure medical information you access online is accurate, helpful, and trustworthy.

Recovery First Treatment Center’s website, this website, is certified by HON and meets the organization’s Code of Conduct. This means that medical experts meticulously evaluated our site to make sure you, our user, is provided with reliable information.

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Help.org – The Best Rehabs in Ft. Lauderdale & Hollywood, FL

Help.org is dedicated to providing information based on facts, in-depth research from health experts and consumer advocated. They provide statistics for substance abuse alongside ratings for addiction treatment centers across the United States.

Loved ones of patients are expressing their gratitude to the program and its dedicated staff. An appreciative father explains in one five-star review, “My son had been to other treatment centers 5 times with no positive long term results. My experience with Recovery First has given me and my son high hopes for his future. Bottom line it’s about results. My son has the most positive attitude he has had in years. I highly recommend Recovery First.”

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Accreditation from The Joint Commission

The Behavioral Health Care Accreditation from The Joint Commission demonstrates to those we serve, as well as their families, our staff, and the community our “organization’s ongoing commitment to safe, high quality care, treatment [and] services.”

Our parent company, American Addiction Centers, has several facilities around the U.S. accredited by The Joint Commission. This Gold Seal of Approval is incredibly meaningful to Recovery First and validates our promise to continually improving patient care.

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National Association for Behavioral Healthcare (NABH) Member

Just like Recovery First, the National Association for Behavioral Healthcare “advocates for behavioral healthcare and represents provider systems that are committed to the delivery of responsive, accountable, and clinically effective prevention, treatment and care” for people with mental health and substance use disorders.

By being a member of the NABH, Recovery First and its parent company American Addiction Centers demonstrates our dedication to excellence and quality patient care.

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Fair Care Promise Signee

“We stand together in the notion that safe, ethical standards of care are a universal right,” the Fair Care Promise website states. Recovery First agrees.

That’s why we’ve signed the Fair Care Promise, which means we’ll never sell a referral or broker a client. This promise proves our dedication not only to our patients, but to their support systems too. Abiding by FCP standards is just one of the many ways Recovery First proves we put the patient first.

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Accreditation from CARF

When an organization has an accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), it’s a demonstration of “accountability and conformance to internationally accepted standards that promote excellence in your services.”

Recovery First’s three facilities in Florida meet CARF’s standards and have proven our commitment to being among the best available options for addiction treatment.

We are proud to have such recognition.

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Licensed by the Florida Department of Children and Family Services

American Addiction Centers and all of its facilities understand that choosing a treatment facility for addiction is a difficult task and that you have a lot of options. Florida’s Department of Children and Family makes sure that when you’re making that difficult choice, the facility you chose provides the quality care you’re looking for.

As a facility licensed through the Florida Department of Children and Family, Recovery First meets the state’s requirements for health and human services related to addiction care.

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BBB A+ Rating

An A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau not only means you have a top tier business, but that you are an organization that customers can trust. And when you are considering an addiction treatment facility, trust is paramount. American Addiction Centers, Recovery First’s parent company, proudly holds this prestigious rating from the BBB.

Through integrity, continuous improvement, and high performance, Recovery First has a track record for delivering results—treating patients who suffer from addiction and guiding them on their path to recovery.

About The Contributor
Laura Close
Senior Web Content Editor, American Addiction Centers
Laura Close is a Senior Web Content Editor at American Addiction Centers and an addiction content expert at Recovery First Treatment Center. She has a bachelor’s degree in English and has nearly a decade in professional editing experience... Read More