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Joint Commission Accreditation

Province Consulting Group can assist in Joint Commission applications for assisted living/memory care and skilled nursing homes.

The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 22,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. The Joint Commission standards are updated regularly to reflect the rapid advances in health care. Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission improves health care.

  • Stimulates quality improvement (95%)
  • Improves accountability and transparency (89%)
  • Improves the capacity of the department to provide high quality programs and services (85%)
  • Increase the extent to which the health department uses evidence-based practices (68%)
  • The Joint Commission now Accredits Assisted Living / Memory Care Facilities, as well as Nursing Homes.

Benefits of The Joint Commission

  • Improved patient safety;
  • Quality of care/standards;
  • Overall organizational performance;
  • Improves risk management;
  • Edge in the market; and
  • Potential for lower liability insurance costs

Staffing Benefits

  • Joint Commission accreditation can attract qualified personnel.
  • Accredited organizations also provide additional opportunities for staff to develop skills and knowledge.
  • Staffing retention may be higher.

The Value of Accreditation

Return On Your Investment

The behavioral healthcare accreditation offered by the Joint Commission appears to pay off financially with a high ROI and non-financially in terms of higher quality care, improved client outcomes, increased compliance and enhanced culture. A recent study of accredited nursing homes confirms accreditation delivers an average lifetime ROI of 413%.


It is our goal that programming continuously improves the health and wellness of the clients we serve.  With oversight documented by the Joint Commission, our organization is inspired to excel in safe and effective care of the highest quality and value.

phone: 400-786-4440