Friday, February 23, 2024

Apollo first hospital in Navi Mumbai to receive the Gold Seal of Approval®

Receives renewal of prestigious international JCI Accreditation Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai

Navi Mumbai, 24 February 2024: Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai (AHNM) has received the renewal of its accreditation from the US-based Joint Commission International (JCI) till 15 December 2026.  The Joint Commission International accreditation is the gold standard given to organizations that practice and follow the highest quality standards in infection control protocols, and patient safety and care requirements. 

Apollo Hospitals, Navi Mumbai was the first hospital in Navi Mumbai to be accredited by the JCI on June 3, 2017 and has completed six and a half years of receiving the Gold Seal of Approval® as a JCI-accredited hospital. The renewal of the JCI accreditation affirms the hospital’s continuing commitment towards patient safety, quality of care, treatment and service.

Mr. Santosh Marathe, Regional CEO-Western Region, Apollo Hospitals, said, “Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai (AHNM) initiated the quality lead in the early inception days of the setup. As the leading integrated healthcare provider in the region, AHNM has well embedded quality pathways into multiple IT enabled solutions used by care providers. Our association with Joint Commission International (JCI) goes way back to a couple of decades for the Indian sub-continent. The reaccreditation process is a testimony to consistent evidence based care treatment provided at AHNM. Full time Consultant practises, hardwired IT solutions & an excellent surveillance framework ensures good clinical outcomes & higher patient safety standards at AHNM.”

A team of expert JCI physicians, nurses, and health care administrators evaluated more than a thousand measurable elements and assessed the level of performance in relation to established standards and efforts for continuous improvements. In addition to the Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation, Apollo Hospitals Navi Mumbai is also accredited by the National Accreditation Board for Hospitals (NABH).

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