Joint Commission Declares UW Hospital and Clinics Top Notch
The accreditation certifies that UW Hospital and Clinics meets and exceeds all applicable standards of the Joint Commission.
"I'm extremely proud of our team. The Joint Commission's findings demonstrate how dedicated our physicians, clinical staff and supporting staff are to providing the very best care for patients," said hospital CEO Donna Katen-Bahensky.
Joint Commission accreditation and certification are recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting certain performance standards. UW Hospital and Clinics has also been certified by The Joint Commission as a primary stroke center and a ventricular-assist device center.
Date Published: 04/30/2009