Accredited by The Joint Commission
MCMC has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.
MCMC also earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Home Health Accreditation and Laboratory Accreditation.
Advanced Certification in Total Hip & Total Knee Replacement
MCMC Orthopedic Institute has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Advanced Certification in Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.
The certification is granted to organizations that meet the The Joint Commission’s high standards in providing orthopedic care.
To learn more about our Total Hip and Total Knee programs, click here.
The Only Cancer Center in the Gorge with CoC Accreditation
MCMC’s Celilo Cancer Center is the only cancer center in the Gorge accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer (CoC), a consortium of professional organizations dedicated to improving survival and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, monitoring of comprehensive care and more.
The Breast Center at MCMC: The only NAPBC-Accredited Breast Center in the Gorge
Since 2009, The Breast Center at MCMC has been continuously accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and is the only NAPBC- accredited breast center in the Gorge. Accreditation ensures Gorge patients have access to the highest quality breast care without having to leave their hometown.
The Breast Center at MCMC provides important resources for women along the entire health spectrum. By integrating screening, early diagnosis, patient advocacy and treatment, the breast center covers all breast health needs. Accreditation is only granted to breast centers that provide comprehensive, compassionate care. MCMC was the first hospital in Oregon, and today is one of only six in the state, to earn accreditation.
Our multiple accreditations ensure breast patients have access to the highest quality breast care, including a full range of state-of-the-art services; a multidisciplinary, team approach to coordinate the best care options; and the most up-to-date information about ongoing clinical trials and new treatment options.
To learn more about our Breast Center, click here.
The Only CARF-Accredited Inpatient Rehab Facility in the Gorge
MCMC Inpatient Rehabilitation once again has earned a three-year, full accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), an independent nonprofit that accredits rehab programs in the U.S. and around the world. Accreditation means MCMC meets the most rigorous international standards so Gorge patients do not have to travel to Portland for the highest quality treatment.
The Only ACR-Designated Lung Cancer Screening Center in the Gorge
MCMC is the only American College of Radiology (ACR)-designated lung cancer screening center in the Gorge. This elite distinction is awarded to facilities that meet the high standards set by the ACR, including image quality and procedures for follow-up care, including counseling and smoking cessation programs.
Five Star Patient-Centered Primary Care Home
MCMC’s Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pediatric programs have been awarded 5-star designations in Oregon’s Patient-Centered Primary Care Home program. The 5-star rating is the highest available designation and is given only to those institutions and programs that meet the topmost of rigorous standards.
Sleep Center Accreditation
Our sleep center once again earned a full, five-year accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the gold standard by which the medical community and the public evaluates sleep medicine facilities.
Recognized for Diabetes Health Education Services
MCMC’s Diabetes Self-Management Education Program has been awarded continued recognition from the American Diabetes Association. Programs that achieve recognition status have met the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs and have knowledgeable health professionals who can provide state-of-the-art information about diabetes management for participants.