Quality patient care and patient satisfaction are hallmarks of the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin health network. We are committed to continually improving the quality of care we provide in our hospitals, health centers and clinics. We take great pride in the dedication of our staff and are steadfast in our mission to "advance the health status of the individuals and communities we serve through high-quality patient care.”
When choosing health care services, we believe that you can make better decisions for yourself and your family if you have accurate information. Here are a few ways Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin makes it easier for you to make informed choices.
Data that Demonstrates Our Performance
Our quality data can help you understand how Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin hospitals compare to national guidelines and standards of care, and to other hospitals in Wisconsin and across the country.
As an academic medical center, we feel it is especially important to publicly share information about key performance indicators at Froedtert Hospital, including:
Awards and Accreditations
Our dedication to quality patient care is reflected in the awards and recognition we have received from outside organizations — from major national publications such as U.S. News & World Report, to medical associations, to consumer advocacy groups. Our hospital, physicians, nurses and staff have earned recognition for the care we provide and for our outstanding workplace.
Excellence is also recognized through accreditations from organizations dedicated to the quality of hospitals and clinical programs. Froedtert Hospital consistently is accredited by premier entities such as The Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that has been setting the bar on national health care standards since 1951. Again and again, we go through the strenuous processes of earning these accreditations to make sure that the care we provide meets or exceeds the very best practices.
Sharing our Commitment to Improvement
At Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, we believe high quality performance must continually be analyzed and improved. We’re always asking, “How can we provide even better care for our patients?” Our strong commitment to process improvement initiatives and our research-focused environment powerfully combine to produce the best possible outcomes for patients.