Welcome to the Quality and Patient Safety

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Providing high-quality, affordable care is at the foundation of our mission and will continue to be our focus for the future. In this section, you will find information about our latest quality and patient safety measures, as well as Mass. Eye and Ear's patient experience scores.

Mass. Eye and Ear is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Read the April 2011 Joint Commission Report on Mass. Eye and Ear.

Mass. Eye and Ear participates in Hospital Compare and Massachusetts PatientCareLink.

Mass. Eye and Ear has a Patient and Family Advisory Counsel. Read the Council's 2015 Annual Report or visit the Health Care for All website.

Mass. Eye and Ear has consistently been named in the top five hospitals in its specialties by U.S. News & World Report magazine. Read the 2011-12 Best Hospitals rankings in Ophthalmology and Ear, Nose and Throat.

In collaboration with the Schwartz Center for Compassionate Care, Mass. Eye and Ear participates in Schwartz Center Compassionate Care Rounds. Schwartz Center Rounds are multi-disciplinary forums that focus on the emotional needs and feelings of physicians, nurse and caregivers.