The Joint Commission is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 17,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
The Joint Commission Mission: To continuously improve health care for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.
The Joint Commission Vision Statement: All people always experience the safest, highest quality, best-value health care across all settings.
AMMC is proud to be accredited by the Joint Commission, which means we have demonstrated compliance with national standards in patient safety and quality of care. We embrace accreditation as an opportunity to review key processes and receive important feedback from national quality and safety experts.
AMMC prides itself on being committed to provide the highest quality care and patient safety. However if you have concerns in these areas that have not been resolved through Arkansas Methodist Administration, please contact the Joint Commission.
The Joint Commission
Office of Quality Monitoring
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
Joint Commission complaint
For additional information, please visit http://www.jointcommission.org/.
To view this year's Joint Commission Annual Report, please click http://www.jointcommission.org/assets/1/6/TJC_Annual_Report_2013.pdf.