posted on June 08, 2012 14:37
The Joint Commission gave United Memorial Medical Center their Gold Seal of Approval Friday.
They received the award for demonstrating compliance with Commission’s national standards of health care quality and safety in hospitals.
The Joint Commission’s hospital standards address important functions related to the care of patients and the management of hospitals.
CEO of UMMC Mark Schoell said the award is a step toward maintaining excellence and continually improving the care they provide.
He said achievement demonstrates UMMC’s high level of care for its patients.
UMMC has received accreditation for three years.