June 2011, Bronx-Lebanon received official notification of
its full Joint Commission accreditation. The Joint Commmission evaluates and monitors
the quality of care and safety at medical centers and hospitals
around the nation.
The Joint Commission survey team, which
consisted of experienced physicians, nurses, healthcare administrators,
and engineers, commended Bronx-Lebanon for
the excellent care it provides to the community.
randomly selected patient records and
traced the treatment process from admission
to discharge to post hospital follow-up.
The Joint Commission reviewed in-patient
and out-patient services, policies
and procedures, patient safety protocols,
and performance improvement initiatives.