CAMC is accredited by DNV-GL Healthcare USA, Inc..
By earning accreditation, CAMC has demonstrated it meets or exceeds patient safety standards (Conditions of Participation) set forth by the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) requires accreditation for hospitals seeking reimbursement for care provided to patients covered by Medicare and Medicaid. Without accreditation, most hospitals would only be able to support a fraction of the patient populations they now serve.
DNV-GL Healthcare USA, Inc. is a certification body helping health care organizations achieve excellence by improving quality and patient safety through hospital accreditation, managing infection risk, management system certification and training.
The DNV GL Group operates in more than 100 countries.
DNV-GL Healthcare USA, Inc's accreditation program, called NIAHO® (National Integrated Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations), involves annual hospital surveys – instead of every three years – and encourages hospitals to openly share information across departments and to discover improvements in clinical workflows and safety protocols.
For more information about DNV-GL Healthcare USA, Inc.hospital accreditation, visit www.dnvglhealthcare.com.