The Joint Commission
An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
Their mission is 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.
We received our first Joint Commission accreditation in 1999, followed by an unannounced, on-site surveys every three years to maintain accreditation.
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National Committee for Quality Assurance
CHC is recognized as a Patient-Centered Medical Home by The National Committee for Quality Assurance. The NCQA is a private, 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving health care quality. This organization is a central figure in driving improvement throughout the health care system, helping to elevate the issue of health care quality to the top of the national agenda. For you this means that they have agreed that we are well-managed and that we deliver high quality care and service. We follow their guidelines and report annually on our progress.
HRSA Health Quality Leader
Community Health Care, Inc. was officially recognized as a Health Center Quality Leader by the Heath Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). CHC was among the top 30% of all HRSA-supported health centers that achieved the best overall clinical outcomes, demonstrating high-quality across our clinical operations.
As part of our mission to provide quality care to all those in need in the Quad City region, we belong to a variety of organizations that recognize our efforts, provide guidance, offer on-going education and more.
Are additional affiliations include:
Iowa Primary Care Association
Illinois Primary Health Care Association
National Association of Community Health Centers
National Health Service Corp.
Quad Cities Chamber
Quad City Health Initiative / Be Healthy QC