Once you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, your life is turned upside down. Our mission at Just Like a Woman is to help you navigate your journey and show you, that while this disease may try to knock you down, it doesn’t get to take away your strength, your beauty, your passion and all of the things that define you. From your first post-surgical camisole, we will be here to help you traverse this bumpy road. We have the largest quality pocketed bra and prosthesis selection in the Northwest because you deserve choices. You will always leave feeling Just Like a Woman.
You can feel confident that you will be getting the highest quality of service and products at Just Like a Woman. Our facility is accredited by BOC (the Board of Certification / Accreditation, International.
The Board of Certification / Accreditation, International (BOC) Facility Accreditation Standards, inclusive of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Quality Standards and National Supplier Standards, were developed to assure the public of the availability of comprehensive orthotic / prosthetic and DME / HME services, consistent with federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies (DMEPOS) facility accreditation is provided under the deemed authority granted to BOC as an accrediting organization awarded by CMS. BOC requires that all accredited facilities submit any documentation necessary to reflect continued compliance with the standards at the time of annual renewal. Accredited facilities are required to reapply every three years.
Along with the facility accreditation, all of our mastectomy fitters at Just Like a Woman, are currently certified and in good standing with BOC.
To become certified as a Mastectomy Fitter, a candidate must meet initial educational requirements and pass a comprehensive written Multiple Choice examination (MCE) given by the Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC), which is accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies. Once certified, a Mastectomy Fitter must meet continuing education and annual renewal requirements to maintain BOC certification. The BOC-certified Mastectomy Fitter must also adhere to a code of ethics designed to ensure a comprehensive scope of professional competence and deportment. A certified Mastectomy Fitter’s activities must reflect his/her certification(s) and education.