Norfolk, VA, June 12, 2018 – ARDX, a leading federal healthcare management and technology consulting firm, is proud to announce their achievement of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001-2015 certificate from Intertek for its Quality Management System. The company previously earned certification to ISO 9001:2008 over a decade ago and has been audited and registered annually to ensure continued compliance.
“Since our inception, the ARDX Team has worked diligently to continuously improve and enhance our leading healthcare management and technology consulting services,” states Dr. Angela D. Reddix, ARDX Founder, President, and CEO. “Utilizing process-based approaches, implementing data-driven decisions, and employing risk-based thinking, allows our team to consistently provide our clients with the most efficient and effective solutions within the industry.”
ISO 9001:2015 is the most current standard of its kind, providing a more prominent focus on continual improvement and risk-based thinking, than previous standards. Recently appraised at CMMI Level 5, risk management and data driven decisions have long been a part of the ARDX approach, allowing the organization to smoothly transition to the new standard. Strategically aligning quality with their services and all organizational processes, ARDX demonstrates continual improvement in communications, efficiencies, and effective project implementations for their clients.
ISO 9001:2015 is a quality management system standard that was developed by the International Organization for Standardization, which is an association of governmental and nongovernmental organizations from many countries. The ISO 9001:2015 standard is utilized to certify quality management systems that focus on continuous improvement, customer satisfaction, and the active involvement of both leadership and associates in a process-based approach.
Solving Healthcare Complexities
Understanding the policy behind our nation’s evolving healthcare environment is what sets ARDX apart. As a Woman-Owned, Minority-Owned, and Small Disadvantaged Business, ARDX has been a leading federal healthcare management and technology consulting firm for over a decade. Committed to delivering quality the first time, every time, our process-driven philosophies have earned ARDX a CMMI Level 5 appraisal, as well as ISO 9001:2015 and ANAB accreditations.
Our long-standing project successes with agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have provided ARDX with a unique understanding to help our clients navigate the nation’s evolving healthcare challenges. ARDX’s boutique-style approach of collaboratively working one-on-one with our clients, paired with our deep-rooted knowledge of healthcare legislation allows us to simplify complex regulations, develop seamless communication strategies, and deliver integrated quality outcomes.
Through customizable and efficient solutions focused on Population Health, Payment Reform, and Patient-Centered Care & Outcomes, ARDX continues to improve the quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of our nation’s healthcare. Our goal is simple, we help our clients affect change that matters: better health, better access, and lower cost of care.
Founded in 2006, ARDX is a Virginia-based corporation that has undergone significant growth as a SBA 8(m), SDB, and SWaM certified company. ARDX is on the GSA PSS (MOBIS) and GSA 8(a) STARS II Schedules, SPARC SB Prime IDIQ: Small, 8(a) and Woman-owned pools, SAMHSA IDIQ, and SeaPort-e vehicles.
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