Joint Commission accreditation indicates that a facility meets stringent performance standards and is committed to continuously improving the safety and quality of its care. WHC is Joint Commission accredited for all hospital and clinic services, laboratory and durable medical equipment.
Since its founding by a patient in 1978, Planetree has defined what it means to be patient-centered. Planetree’s philosophy is based on a simple premise: care should be organized first and foremost around the needs of patients. Waverly Health Center is Planetree Certified at the Gold Level for Excellence in Person-Centered Care™.
Planetree Designated® and the Planetree Designated® Certification Logo are registered trademarks of Planetree, Inc. in the United States and other countries.
Hospital Compare has information about the quality of care at Medicare-certified hospitals in the U.S. Information from Hospital Compare can help you make decisions about where you get your health care.
Iowa Hospital Charges Compare allows health care consumers to access basic information about services and charges at Iowa hospitals. Information provided on the Web site is based on hospital charges, not expected payments.
The Institute for Healthcare Improvement (IHI), is an independent not-for-profit organization based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It is a leading innovator in health and health care improvement worldwide. WHC participates in many of IHI’s improvement projects.