Accreditations and Awards

Services to our Community

Jefferson Healthcare continues to strengthen its commitment to achieve our vision of delivering the safest, highest quality care of any health care organization in our region for our community.  Jefferson Healthcare is a fully accredited by the DNV  and is ISO 9000with numerous certifications and awards focused on patient centered care. 

Jefferson Healthcare has been awarded by DNV GL Healthcare full certification to the ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System, the most widely accepted quality management system in use around the world, and is quickly gaining acceptance among U.S. health care providers as a foundation for quality and patient safety programs.   
Jefferson Healthcare is the only hospital on the Olympic Peninsula to achieve ISO 9001:2008 certification.  Jefferson Healthcare was given notice of the award in the first quarter of 2015.

Accreditations Include:

Jefferson Healthcare - certified to ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System

Jefferson Healthcare Hospital - accredited by DNV (read more here)

Jefferson Healthcare Sleep Clinic - accredited by American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM)

Jefferson Healthcare Diagnostic Imaging Computed Tomography - accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR)

Jefferson Healthcare Diagnostic Imaging Mammography  – accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR)

Jefferson Healthcare Laboratory – accredited by the American College of Pathologists (CAP)

Awards & Recognitions:

2016, 2015 and 2014 - Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality - Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation


2016 - Get with the Guidelines - Stroke Silver Plus Quality Achievement Award - American Heart Association/American Stroke Association

2015 and 2014 – Jefferson Healthcare Home Health named as a Top Agency of HomeCare Elite

Jefferson Healthcare - Performance Leadership Award Excellence in Outcomes by the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health

2014 - Achieving Best Care – Washington State Hospital Association

2013 – Top 7 WA Hospitals for Surgery – Consumer Reports

2013 - 5th Hospital in WA designated as Baby Friendly by the World Health Organization

2012 - Mother Friendly Nurses awarded by CIMS

Other initiatives that improve our patient care include Strong For Surgery, WSHA LEAPT, Partnership for Patients, Healthy Hospital Initiatives, Healthy Food Pledge.  Our medical services consistently rate high in our patient satisfaction scores through Medicare’s Hospital Compare.  In the future, Jefferson Healthcare will achieve accreditation for the Cancer and Orthopedics services.  It is this type of constant and consistent work towards medical care excellence that makes Jefferson Healthcare well positioned for the future.