An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.
Heywood Hospital accredited by CMS per compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoP) for all services, areas and locations covered by the hospital's provider agreement under its CMS Certification Number (CCN).
Heywood Hospital holds accreditation from the American College of Radiology in CT, Mammography and MRI.
Heywood Hospital holds is accredited as a Center of Excellence for Bariatrics by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program. This program is the combined effort of the American College of Surgeons and the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery.