DeKalb Community Hospital has received accreditation from the Joint Commission following an unannounced on-site evaluation.
The Joint Commission found the hospital compliant at all levels within the Hospital Accreditation Program and granted accreditation for the next 39 months.
"Our hospital’s accreditation highlights the fact that DeKalb Community Hospital is committed to continuously meeting rigorous national standards of excellence" states Cindy Foster, Chief Clinical Officer of the hospital. "The Joint Commissions' findings affirm how dedicated our physicians, clinical staff and associates are to providing the very best care for patients. We are proud to provide high quality care and services for the residents of the counties we serve."
The hospital accreditation process evaluates quality and safety through the application of over 400 quality measures.
DeKalb Community Hospital has been serving the community for nearly 40 years by providing high-quality, patient-centered healthcare.