Coming Soon: A New Memory Care Certification
The Joint Commission is partnering with The Alzheimer’s Association to help improve quality and safety in dementia care for patients and residents in assisted living communities.
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.
Selfhelp Home – Our Program's First Accredited Organization
Congratulations to Selfhelp Home, the first in the nation to achieve Joint Commission Assisted Living Community Accreditation!
Today’s assisted living providers are presented with unprecedented quality and safety challenges as they shift their focus from hospitality to health care to meet the growing, unique needs of residents. Providing a valuable external perspective of your performance against nationally recognized standards, our experts help you develop strategies to address the most complex issues and identify key vulnerabilities in the resident care experience.
Learn the Basics
Learn more about the Assisted Living Community Accreditation Program such as eligibility, process, and pricing. Then, review our performance standards to assess your organization’s readiness to apply for accreditation.
Get the Help You Need
We are here to help your organization throughout the entire accreditation process. Whether you’re new to The Joint Commission or looking for guidance after your survey, you’ll have plenty of support.
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