Hospital Accreditation & Certification
With a growing number of accreditation choices, it's important to consider what matters to your hospital and community. Does the accrediting body have credibility with your patients? Can your hospital team expect support through resources, education, expertise and access to research?
When you partner with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association, the answers are yes.
Available to all hospitals nationwide. Learn how your hospital can maximize and demonstrate its stroke treatment capabilities through stroke certification.
Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification
The premier cardiovascular certification awarded to hospitals that demonstrate high-quality care using evidence-based, guidelines-driven treatment and foster collaboration throughout the system of care.
Heart Attack Center Certifications
Optimize STEMI patient care and participate in your regional system of care as a certified heart attack center.
Hypertension Center Certification
This certification program identifies physician practices with the expertise to treat complex and challenging hypertension cases.
Advanced Certification in Heart Failure
A collaboration between The Joint Commission and The American Heart Association
Post-Acute Heart Failure Certification
A certification that builds upon Get With The Guidelines® hospital-based quality improvement programs
We’re going all in for Cardiovascular Centers of Excellence Accreditation.
Congratulations to our first seven CVCOEs!
- Commonwealth Health Regional Hospital of Scranton
- Baptist Health Lexington
- Valley Health Winchester Medical Center
- Sarasota Memorial Hospital
- CHRISTUS Mother Frances - Tyler
Indiana University Methodist Hospital
St. Elizabeth Edgewood