‘Top Performer®’ Recognition from The Joint Commission

Arrowhead Behavioral Health has been recognized as a 2013 Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care Porganizations in the United States. Arrowhead was recognized as part of The Joint Commission’s 2014 annual report “America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety,” for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance for Hospital Based Inpatient Psych. Arrowhead is one of 1,224 hospitals in the United States to achieve the 2013 Top Performer distinction.

The Top Performer program recognizes hospitals for improving performance on evidence-based interventions that increase the chances of healthy outcomes for patients with certain conditions, including heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, surgical care, children’s asthma, stroke, venous thromboembolism and perinatal care, as well as for inpatient psychiatric services and immunizations.

This is the third consecutive year Arrowhead Behavioral Health has been recognized as a Top Performer.

“We are very proud of this quality distinction, it is a tribute to our clinical team members who work so hard every day to improve the lives of patients, their families, and our community”, said Ed Speedling, CEO.

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