Health Center Accreditations
Our health centers and clinics are staffed by Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians. They include more than 250 primary care and specialty care physicians serving patients at more than 30 locations in southeastern Wisconsin. Most of our primary care clinics are “medical homes,” showing our dedication to high quality care. The following accreditations further demonstrate the caliber of care we strive to provide to every patient we serve.
The Community Physician laboratories have earned Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendment (CLIA) accreditation through the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) for meeting national high-performance standards for lab testing. Lab services are available at most Community Physician clinic locations, including full-service laboratories located at Town Hall Health Center, West Bend Health Center, and Moorland Reserve Health Center. The laboratory at Town Hall Health Center also is accredited by the College of American Pathologists, a further indication of its testing proficiency and dedication to the highest standard of excellence.
Behavioral Health Certification
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin heath network’s Behavioral Health program is certified as an outpatient behavioral health clinic by the State of Wisconsin. Certification verifies that the center is organized in compliance with state statutes.
The American College of Radiology (ACR) grants accreditation in 10 modes of imaging. Accreditation is given to facilities demonstrating the highest standards of care and compliance with Medicare and other mandates. Members of Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Physicians group have earned accreditation in the following areas:
- Obstetrical ultrasound
- General ultrasound
- Nuclear medicine
- Computed tomography (CT)
Other accreditations in radiology include:
- Vascular ultrasound, by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Vascular Laboratories (ICAVL)
- Echocardiography, by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Echocardiography Laboratories (ICAEL)
- Nuclear medicine, by the Intersocietal Commission for the Accreditation of Nuclear Medicine Laboratories (ICANL)
- Bone densitometry, by the International Society of Clinical Densitometry (ISCD)