What is Accreditation? | Joint Commission
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What is Accreditation?

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Joint Commission accreditation can be earned by many types of health care organizations, including hospitals, doctor’s offices, nursing homes, office-based surgery centers, behavioral health treatment facilities, and providers of home care services.

  • Learn more about becoming accredited and our accreditation programs.
     
  • Not sure which program to choose?  Start here.
 

What's the Word on Accreditation?

It was clear from the outset of our survey that our colleagues from The Joint Commission were caring, passionate professionals who shared our primary concern – ensuring the delivery of safe, high-quality patient care.
Jeanette Ives Erickson, R.N., D.N.P., FAAN - Chief Nurse and Senior Vice President for Patient Care Services
Massachusetts General Hospital