Institutional Care Pharmacy of Tiffin Awarded Accreditation From The Joint Commission

As seen in the Consultant Connection January / February 2013 Issue
Martha Somers, Performance Improvement Coordinator
Institutional Care Pharmacy of Tiffin, Ohio has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for accreditation by demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in home care. The accreditation award recognizes ICP’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state of the art standards.
ICP of Tiffin underwent a rigorous unannounced on-site survey in September 2012. A team of Joint Commission expert surveyors evaluated ICP for compliance with standards Back to News & Resourcesof care specific to the needs of patients, including infection prevention and control, leadership and medication management.
The Joint Commission’s standards address the organization’s performance in specific areas and specify requirements to ensure that patient care and services are provided in a safe manner.
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care for the public by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.
With Joint Commission accreditation, ICP of Tiffin is making a significant investment in quality on a day-to-day basis from the top down. Joint Commission accreditation provides a framework to take our organization to the next level and helps create a culture of excellence. Achieving accreditation demonstrates ICP’s commitment to excellence and continually improving the care provided.
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