To understand why the standards set by The Joint Commission are so highly valued, it’s important to understand a little about the organization.
What Is The Joint Commission?
The Joint Commission is an independent, nonprofit organization that was founded in 1951. Its mission is to “continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.”
Accreditation by the Joint Commission can be earned by many types of healthcare organizations. This includes (but is not limited to): healthcare staffing facilities, health treatment centers, hospitals, doctor’s offices, home care service providers, and office-based surgery centers, to name a few.
The Joint Commission certification a leading credential that all organizations thinking about outsourcing any of their medical/healthcare services should look for in prospective business alliances.
Why Joint Commission Certification Is So Important
The Joint Commission evaluates and grants accreditation to over 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. It is the leader in setting rules, regulations, and guidelines related to the standards that should be upheld in health care in America.
Coastal Healthcare Resources is “Pure Gold” with The Joint Commission
The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval – of which we are proud recipients -- is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality; one that reflects a commitment to adhering to superior performance standards in healthcare management and service provision.
This means our clients can count on us to deliver not only qualified professionals and care, but also service that is always in compliance with the rigorous state and federal standards set forth by this respected organization.
Learn more about this esteemed institution at http://www.jointcommission.org.