PPQM (Patient Partnership Quality Mark)

Abbey Chiropractic Clinic in Glastonbury Road, Bury St Edmunds and Stowmarket Chiropractic Clinic in Stowmarket have been awarded the Patient Partnership Quality Mark (PPQM) by The Royal College of Chiropractors.

The PPQM is awarded to chiropractic clinics that demonstrate excellence in meeting patient expectations in a range of areas including accessibility, cleanliness and safety and patient communication. The decision to award the PPQM is made by a panel of patients and public who form the Royal College of Chiropractor’s patients committee.

Clinic owner and Principal chiropractor, Marié Broodryk is pictured receiving the award at a ceremony in London on 31st January from the Chair of the Royal College’s patients committee, Mr Hew Helps.

The PPQM has been held by Abbey Chiropractic for the following years:

2012 – 2014
2015 – 2017
2018 – 2020
2021 – 2023

Stowmarket Chiropractic Clinic has held this award as follows;

2010 – 2012
2013 – 2015
2016 – 2018
2019 – 2021.

The award of Patient Partnership Quality Mark recognises this clinic's commitment to meeting the expectations our patients have when they visit us for advice and treatment. The aim of our clinic team is to continually improve our levels of service and the award encourages us that we are achieving this. We are proud to have retained this award for the last nine years and we feel it demonstrates our continuing efforts to do our very best for our patients

Marie Broodryk
owner of both clinics and principle chiropractor said:

CMQM (Clinical Management Quality Mark)

Abbey Chiropractic Clinic in Bury St Edmunds has been awarded the Clinical Management Quality Mark (CMQM) by The Royal College of Chiropractors.

The CMQM is awarded to chiropractic clinics that demonstrate excellence in terms of operating within a structured and managed clinical environment. Applicants must demonstrate excellence in a range of areas including clinical audit, incident reporting and patient satisfaction.

The CMQM has been held b Abbey Chiropractic Clinic for the following years:

2014 – 2016

2017 – 2019

2020 – 2022.

The award of the Clinical Management Quality Mark recognises this clinic's commitment to operating in a professionally managed environment. The aim of our clinic team is to continually improve and the award encourages us that we are achieving this. We are honoured and proud to have this award as only 50 clinics across the UK have achieved this accolade

Marie Broodryk
Clinic Principal