The Joint Commission Archives

Tucson’s Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital makes history


Carondelet St. Joseph’s Hospital and its Joint Replacement Center have accomplished something no other hospital in the United States has to date. All four total-joint replacement programs offered at St. Joseph’s—knee, hip, ankle and shoulder—were awarded the Gold Seal of Approval® by The Joint Commission, the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in… Read More →

3 Abrazo Hospitals Earn Top Performer Recognition

Lawsuit Dropped To Prevent AHCCCS Hospital Payment Cuts

Abrazo Health, the second largest health care delivery system in Arizona, has announced today that Arrowhead Hospital, Maryvale Hospital and Paradise Valley Hospital have been named Top Performers on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. The three Abrazo Health hospitals are recognized for exemplary performance… Read More →