A hospital’s accreditation tells you if the hospital has been endorsed (approved) by an outside group. The endorsement process includes a review of a hospital’s:
This review helps make sure hospitals are giving safe, quality care.
Hospital accreditation reports are online:
To view the hospital accreditation report from The Joint Commission (TJC), visit The Joint Commission's website and go to the Quality Check page. Search by hospital name or location. Choose provider or certification from the drop-down box.
To learn more about the accreditation process, visit the ACHC website.
To search for accredited hospitals by name, state, or type of certification, visit the DNV website.
To read the report from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), visit the CARF website and search by hospital name. Or go to “Use Advanced Search” and search by the provider’s name.