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MANASSAS, Va. – Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center recently achieved The Joint Commission Disease-Specific Care re-certifications in five areas:
Established in 2002 and awarded for a two-year period, The Joint Commission’s Disease-Specific Care certification program evaluates clinical programs across the continuum of care and addresses three core areas:
“These great accomplishments are a testament to the dedication of our providers, disease-specific team leaders, nursing, clinical leaders and team members who provide quality care to every patient with every touch,” said Greg Napps, president and chief operating officer, Novant Health UVA Health System Prince William Medical Center.
To become certified, an organization is evaluated during an on-site review conducted by a Joint Commission reviewer.
“Our team has been committed to processes and care that put patient safety first,” said Maggie Conklin, senior director and chief nursing officer, Prince William Medical Center. “I am proud of our teams for meeting high-quality standards that allow us to achieve our mission of improving the health of our communities, one person at a time.”