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St. Nicholas Hospital Awarded Accreditation from The Joint Commission
Sheboygan, Wis. St. Nicholas Hospital has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of ApprovalTM, demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission's national standards for healthcare quality and safety.
"Providing quality care is our on-going commitment to the community," said Mary Brasseaux, CEO. "I take pride in our employees and physicians who assure that the Hospital meets or exceeds all the standards on a daily basis."
"Above all, the national standards are intended to stimulate continuous, systematic and organization-wide improvement in an organization's performance and the outcomes of care," says Mark Pelletier, R.N., M.S., executive director, Hospital Programs, Accreditation and Certification Services, The Joint Commission. "The community should be proud that St. Nicholas Hospital is focusing on the most challenging goalto continuously raise quality and safety to higher levels."
Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission is dedicated to continuously improving the safety and quality of the nation's health care through voluntary accreditation.
About St. Nicholas Hospital
To learn more, visit www.stnicholashospital.org .
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