January 23, 2020, Peapack NJ — Matheny Medical and Educational Center has again earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects Matheny’s commitment to providing exceptionally safe, high quality patient care at the Matheny Hospital.
“We commend Matheny for its continuous quality improvement efforts in patient safety and quality of care,” said Mark Pelletier, RN, MS, chief operating officer, Accreditation and Certification Operations, and chief nursing executive, The Joint Commission. The Accreditation is awarded to Hospitals that exemplify a strong commitment to quality healthcare on a three year cycle.
“Our commitment to our patients is our primary focus in the clinical operations of Matheny. We are continuously working to improve our processes of care in order to attain the best outcomes for our patients,” said Vincent Barba, MD, FACP, FHM, CPPS Vice President of Patient Care & Safety and Chief Medical Officer for Matheny. “Our staff members are to be commended for their outstanding delivery of clinical services for every patient under our care. We are proud of the work our team members accomplish every day.”
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