Follow us on Twitter Friend us on Facebook Look for us on Google Plus Share with your Friends Print this Page
 
Sunday 11:13 CST, July 27, 2014

Resources for Maintaining Behavioral Health Accreditation

Gold Seal of Approval

Behavioral Health Care Accreditation Contact Directory

Tracy Griffin Collander, LCSW
Executive Director
630-792-5790

Peggy Lavin, LCSW
Senior Associate Director
630-792-5411

Megan Marx, MPA
Associate Director
630-792-5131

Peter Vance
Field Director
630-792-5788

Emily Wells
Manager, Accreditation and Certification Operations
630-792-5733

Helen Bracey
Senior Account Executive
630-792-5703

Ellen Cha
Senior Account Executive
630-792-5853

Stephanie Kaufman
Senior Account Executive
630-792-5708

Laura O'Keefe
Senior Account Executive
630-792-5233

Brett Cullen
Account Executive
630-792-5795

Diana Murray
Regional Manager Florida & Georgia
630-792-5295

Darrell Anderson
Senior Specialist Business Development
630-792-5866

shareslide1

Take 5 with The Joint Commission: Consider Behavioral Health Home Certification

Monday February 24, 2014
TAKE-5-graphic_interior
 

 

Tracy Collander, executive director, The Joint Commission Behavioral Health Care Program, explains how this new certification can help your organization coordinate and integrate primary physical and behavioral healthcare. Listen to the podcast

 

Comment on Proposed Changes to the HR Chapter

Tuesday January 28, 2014
please_comment-208x138
 

 

The Joint Commission is seeking input from the field on the proposed new and revised Human Resources requirements in the Behavioral Health Care program. Learn More

 

Be a Mentor

Friday July 1, 2011
girl_hero1
 

 

Share your knowledge of behavioral health accreditation with an organization just beginning the Joint Commission process. Learn more or sign up

 

You’re accredited. Now what?

 
Gold Seal
 

 


So what do you do now that you’re accredited? Review our publicity kit for suggestions on how to promote your achievement!. Learn More

 
Pause
Back
Next

Standards

Online Question Form
 

Additional Resources

 
bhc

Testimonials

Bottom line, Joint Commission accreditation helps us attract customers who might not look at us otherwise. The Gold Seal gives us instant credibility. We have facilities in different parts of the country, so when families choose a location they know that each facility provides the same high quality care no matter where it is located. Read More

Chris A. Banken
Vice President of Arizona Operations
Sequel Youth and Family Services

Eating Recovery Center chose to be accredited by The Joint Commission, rather than another accrediting organization or not at all, so that our programs and services would be designed and operated to meet or exceed the most rigorous quality standards in the health care industry. Read More

Andrew L. Braun, M.B.A.
Executive Director
Eating Recovery Center

Joint Commission accreditation gives us recognition and credibility for meeting the national standards set forth by behavioral health care experts. This assures clients and their families that they are receiving the highest quality treatment for eating disorders. Read More

Trish O'Donnell, L.P.C., ATR-BC
Program Director
Eating Disorder Center of Denver

The decision to become Joint Commission accredited has been crucial to our success.  Accreditation forms the foundation of our policies and procedures and has established us as a safe, stable, clinical environment. Read More

Dustin Tibbitts, L.M.F.T.
Executive Director
InnerChange New Haven

We compared several accrediting bodies and The Joint Commission was the clear favorite. Its reputation for excellence, the educational and professional nature of its surveyors, and its willingness to help us through the accreditation process made it the best choice for our organization. Read More

Scott Proctor, Ph.D., FCGA, CFE, CPA
Founding principal
Recovery Ways

Joint Commission accreditation has been the single most comprehensive, challenging and effective tool for organizational change. Accreditation stimulated our community mental health center to move beyond a prescriptive “follow the rules” culture to using data-driven measures for quality, satisfaction and positive outcomes. Read More

Kelly Dylag, R.N., M.S.N.
President and CEO
Far West Center

We pride ourselves on quality services, so we wanted the community to see that we had The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™. The hospital in our community has that recognition, so people know what it means. Joint Commission accreditation is a known quality indicator. Read More

Jeff Shearer, ACSW, LCSW, CAP
Founder
Tykes & Teens

Next
View All
Back
Sign Up for News and Alerts