Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by the Joint Commission

Citrus Valley Medical Center (CVMC) was named a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. CVMC was recognized by The Joint Commission for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical procedures that are shown to improve care for certain conditions. The hospital was among 1,099 hospitals recognized for attaining and sustaining excellence in accountability measure performance. This represents the top 33 percent of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals reporting accountability measure performance data for 2012. There were five measure sets that hospitals could be recognized for, CVMC achieved recognition in all five areas: Heart Attack, Heart Failure, Pneumonia and Surgical Care.