Accreditations & Awards


The Joint Commission

The Health System hospitals Brunswick and Camden campuses are accredited by The Joint Commission-an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 20,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. This award excludes skilled nursing and nursing home services, as well as other Health System services and locations. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting certain performance standards.



American College of Radiology

The following services at the Brunswick Campus Department of Radiology are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR): mammography, stereotactic biopsy, computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and nuclear medicine. Nuclear medicine and mammography services at the Camden Campus Department of Radiology are also accredited by ACR, as are the ultrasound, computerized tomography and magnetic resonance imaging services at MRI & Imaging. The ACR awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards after a peer-review evaluation of its practice. Image quality and procedure evaluations are conducted by board-certified radiologists and medical physicists who are experts in the field. The program also evaluates personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs.

American College of Radiology

The following services at the Brunswick Campus Department of Radiology are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR): mammography, stereotactic biopsy, computerized tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and nuclear medicine. Nuclear medicine and mammography services at the Camden Campus Department of Radiology are also accredited by ACR, as are the ultrasound, computerized tomography and magnetic resonance imaging services at MRI & Imaging. The ACR awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards after a peer-review evaluation of its practice. Image quality and procedure evaluations are conducted by board-certified radiologists and medical physicists who are experts in the field. The program also evaluates personnel qualifications, adequacy of facility equipment, quality control procedures and quality assurance programs.




Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments

Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) are the United States federal regulatory standards that apply to all clinical laboratory testing performed on humans in the United States, except clinical trials and basic research.




Community Value Five-Star Hospital

Southeast Georgia Health System-Brunswick Campus has been recognized as a top-ranking Community Value Five-Star Hospital by Cleverley + Associates (C+A). C+A, a leading health care financial consulting firm specializing in operational benchmarking and performance enhancement strategies, released the findings as part of its new publication: State of the Hospital Industry—2013 Edition.


Diabetes Education Program Recognized by the American Diabetes Association

The diabetes education programs at the Southeast Georgia Health System Brunswick and Camden campuses have been Recognized by the American Diabetes Association for providing Quality Self-Management Education* and Support.
   

Additional Accreditations & Awards

American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Sleep Management Center
Brunswick and Camden campuses
 

American Association of Blood Banks

Blood Bank and Transfusion Services
Brunswick Campus
 

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Brunswick Campus
 

Medical Association of Georgia in Cooperation with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Brunswick and Camden campuses
 

National Quality Award Program

Senior Care Center-Brunswick
 

Providing Basic QAPI Accreditation

Senior Care Center-Brunswick