Our Endoscopy Center is both a Joint Commission certified facility and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) recognized endoscopy unit. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is a symbol of quality, which reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting specific performance standards. The Joint Commission’s standards and emphasis on clinical practice guidelines help organizations establish a consistent approach to care, reducing health care related risks. ASGE is known as the profession’s leader in setting standards for excellence in endoscopy. The ASGE Endoscopy Unit Recognition Program promotes quality in endoscopy by encouraging endoscopy offices, centers, and units to adhere to ASGE guidelines on privileging, quality assurance, endoscopy reprocessing, and CDC infection control guidelines.
To read more about these associations, click the below links for certification and accreditation information:
American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)