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Providence Hospital, Carroll Manor, Seton House, Perry Family Health Center, and Fort Lincoln Family Medicine Center are fully accredited by The Joint Commission and are licensed by the District of Columbia Department of Health. This accreditation status demonstrates Providence 's compliance with national standards for health care quality and safety.
Patients are encouraged to call the 24-hour direct hot line to share patient care concerns, comments, suggestions and compliments at (202) 269-7099. Patients also have the right to report safety issues, concerns or complaints not addressed by Providence Administration to:
The Joint Commission
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 20002
District of Columbia Department of Health (DOH)
Office of Health Regulation Administration
825 North Capitol Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Primary Stroke Center
The Primary Stroke Center at Providence is certified by The Joint Commission, following the best practices for stroke patients by providing the most efficient, specialized care in the area. Stroke patients who come to Providence Hospital are provided advanced care and support to achieve a full recovery and minimize the risk of another stroke through lifestyle changes.
Providence Hospital’s Mammography Center is accredited by the American College of Radiology and certified by the Food and Drug Administration.
The American College of Radiology is the country’s oldest and largest accreditation body for mammography. For more information on The American College of Radiology’s accreditation program, visit www.acr.org or call 1-800-227-6440.
The Commission on Cancer acknowledged Providence Hospital’s Cancer Program with its Approval Award for Three Years with Commendation as a Teaching Cancer Program. Three years with Commendation is awarded when the program complies with all standards and receives a commendation rating for one or more of the eligible standards. Facilities receiving this Approval Award at the time of survey will be evaluated for eligibility to receive the Commission on Cancer Outstanding Achievement Award.
Providence Hospital's Cancer Program is certified by the American College of Surgeons and Commission on Cancer as a Teaching Cancer Program. For general standards inquiries at the Commission on Cancer, send e-mail to: SAR@facs.org.
Providence Hospital was awarded the prestigious American Diabetes Association Education Recognition Certificate for its quality Diabetes Self-Management Education Program. The ADA believes this program offers high-quality education that is an essential component of effective diabetes treatment. The Association's Education Recognition Certificate assures that educational programs meet the National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs.
For more information on Recognized education programs in your area or other American Diabetes Association programs, call your local ADA office or visit www.diabetes.org.