Student Health and Wellness (SHaW) at UConn recently earned full accreditation from the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC), continuing a record of distinction that began in 1986. AAAHC is the leading accreditation body for ambulatory health care, serving over 6,100 medical and dental practices, student health centers, ambulatory surgery centers and other medical facilities.
AAAHC accreditation is an important, objective validation of the high quality of care that UConn provides students through Student Health and Wellness. The care SHaW delivers across its medical, mental health, health promotion, pharmacy and other support services places SHaW among the very best ambulatory care facilities in the country. SHaW’s high marks for its operating practices attest to professionalism and a high degree of competence in running best-in-class student health and wellness services.
Students and parents can take a great deal of assurance in having such high quality care available here at UConn.