Accreditations & Certifications


Licensure and Accreditation 

The Joint Commission:

  • EvergreenHealth Medical Center 
  • EvergreenHealth Home Care Services 
  • EvergreenHealth Hospice Care 
  • EvergreenHealth Primary & Urgent Care

EvergreenHealth is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation's oldest and largest health care accrediting body. Surveyors perform a rigorous inspection of EvergreenHealth, EvergreenHealth Home Care Services, EvergreenHealth Hospice Care and EvergreenHealth's Primary and Urgent Care Centers every three years.

Washington State Department of Health Licensure

The Washington State Department of Health conducts a multi-day survey every three years as part of EvergreenHealth's license renewal process. They review the quality of both the clinical services and the facility, and interview staff, patients and their families. 

EvergreenHealth Programs and Services

Stroke Care

  • Primary Stroke Center Certification - The Joint Commission 
  • Gold Plus Get with the Guidelines - American Heart Association

Bariatric Services

  • Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence - American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
  • Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation - The Joint Commission 

Cancer Care

  • American College of Surgeons - Commission on Cancer 

Sleep Services

  • Sleep Disorders Center Accreditation - American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Diabetes Education & Nutrition Services

  • EvergreenHealth Diabetes Program Recognition - American Diabetes Association 

Laboratory Services

  • Certification - College of American Pathologists 
  • Licensed - Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act