U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Bavaria Public Affairs
VILSECK, Germany — The Joint Commission will survey the health clinics of the U.S. Army Medical Department Activity Bavaria beginning Tuesday, April 23, to Friday, April 26, 2019:
During this time beneficiaries and visitors may be asked by a surveyor about their healthcare experience at the clinic.
The Joint Commission, an independent, nonprofit organization founded in 1951, is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. More than 22,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States are accredited or certified by The Joint Commission.
To earn and maintain The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval®, an organization undergoes an on-site survey by a Joint Commission survey team at least every three years.
For more information about The Joint Commission, please visit their website at https://www.jointcommission.org/.