The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute is accredited by The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that evaluates the quality and safety of care provided by healthcare organizations across the nation. In December 2008, The James completed another successful survey and was fully accredited for three years.
The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
The James Cancer Hospital is accredited by The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC). The CoC accredits cancer programs based on a comprehensive evaluation of: institutional and programmatic resources; program management and administration; clinical management; inpatient and outpatient care; supportive care services; research; quality management and improvement; cancer-data management; public education, prevention and detection; and professional education and staff support.
Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
The James’ Blood and Marrow Transplant (BMT) program is accredited by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT). FACT accredited the BMT program for allogeneic and autologous transplantation, including clinical, collection (apheresis and perioperative services for bone marrow harvest), and processing. FACT accreditation attests to the high quality of The James’ BMT program.