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The Joint Commission - National Quality Approval

The Joint Commission

An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards.

Athol Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Athol Hospital accredited by CMS per compliance with the Medicare Conditions of Participation (CoP) for all services, areas and locations covered by the hospital's provider agreement under its CMS Certification Number (CCN).

American College of Radiology (ACR) - Accredited Facility

American College of Radiology

Athol Hospital holds accreditation from the American College of Radiology in CT, Mammography, MRI & Ultrasound.


Committee on Laboratory Accreditation

Committee on Laboratory Accreditation

The Committee of Laboratory Accreditation (COLA) is the premier clinical laboratory accreditation, education and consultation organization. We are an independent accreditor whose practical, educational standards have a positive and immediate impact on patient care.


Exemplary Provider

The Compliance Team - Exemplary Provider 

Heywood Healthcare has been granted Exemplary Provider®-accredited status for demonstrating outstanding patient care practices and compliance to The Compliance Team’s comprehensive Safety-Honesty-Caring® quality standards.