Now Available: Accreditation for Assisted Living Communities
The Joint Commission is accepting applications for its Assisted Living Community Accreditation Program! Now you can achieve the gold standard in quality for your assisted living community.
Value of Accreditation
As care and demand continues to evolve, Joint Commission accreditation provides leaders like you a trusted roadmap to achieve consistent operational and performance excellence. Achieving our coveted Gold Seal of Approval® distinguishes and strengthens your brand’s quality in the community, making you the obvious choice for residents, their caregivers and top-level talent.
Providing a valuable external perspective of your performance against nationally recognized standards, our experts share industry best practices and pinpoint risks before they can become costly problems.
Our accreditation standards focus on areas critical to quality, safety and resident experience including the environment, staffing, emergency management, dementia care, medication management, provision of care and services, process improvement, and more.
Application for Accreditation
The application for accreditation is an important step in your journey. It collects essential information about your organization, and helps determine the number of days required for your on-site survey, the composition of the survey team and the services we’ll need to review.
Applying is simple. First, request the application. Once processed, you’ll receive log-in information to access and complete the application online. Complete at your own pace. When finished, submit with your deposit to ensure prompt scheduling of your on-site survey.
For a limited time, discount incentives apply for early applicants! Earn special pricing discounts when you submit your application by September of this year! Don’t wait, request your application today!
Health Care Settings
- Ambulatory Health Care
- Assisted Living Communities
- Behavioral Health Care and Human Services
- Critical Access Hospital
- Home Care
- Laboratory Services
- Nursing Care Center