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      JCI Accreditation

    ● First JCI accredited hospital in People’s Republic of China
    ● First Integrative Medicine hospital that has received JCI accreditation in the world.
    ● Clifford Hospital received its first JCI accreditation in 2003.
    ● Successfully re-accredited by JCI in 2006.
    ● Successfully re-accredited by JCI in 2009.
    ● Successfully re-accredited by JCI in 2012.
    ● Successfully re-accredited by JCI in 2015.

    Organization Accredited by Joint Commission International

    In China,Clifford Hospital was the first hospital accredited by the Joint Commission International (JCI), the international arm of the organization that reviews and accredits American hospitals. JCI accreditation checklist includes over 350 standards, for everything from surgical hygiene and anesthesia procedures to the systems in place to credential medical staff and nurses. JCI sends a team to re-review hospitals at 3-year intervals. Clifford Hospital was first accredited in 2003, re-accredited in 2006, 2009, 2012 and 2015.

    Special distinction for its medical treatment, nursing care as well as hospital management.

      China's A-Class Hospital

    Clifford Hospital was first accredited as an A-class hospital in 2009. Now three years have passed, Clifford Hospital continues to work hard to receive a second accreditation and continues its goal of being one of the best hospitals in the world.

    In China, hospitals are classified into four grades and three classes Grades are assessed according to the size of the hospital such as the number of the beds. Those hospitals with the number of beds under 100 would be rated as grade one, between 100 and 500, grade two, above 500, grade three; hospitals of an enormous size would be rated as special grade. The hospital class is divided into class A, B and C based on hospital service, management, quality, safety, facility and logistics that are intensively assessed.

    A hospital with both a grade three or above and high quality of health care service (A-class) will be accredited as A-class hospital.

    In China, patients usually prefer to get treatments in an A-class hospital even though they may have to travel long distance to bigger cities and pay more. They believe they will get best treatment in an A-class hospital.

    For patients, an A-class hospital means the best doctors, best treatments and high quality of services.

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