CNS Network’s Inpatient Unit Earns JCAHO Accreditation

CNS Network’s Inpatient Unit Earns JCAHO Accreditation

CNS Network’s Oceanview Hospital Receives Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval

August 20th, 2014 – LONG BEACH, CA – Collaborative Neuroscience Network, LLC (CNS) proudly announces that their Oceanview Psychiatric Health Facility (PHF) has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® by demonstrating compliance with national standards for health care quality and safety in hospitals. This accreditation recognizes Oceanview’s dedication to continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s state-of-the-art standards. This is in addition to the robust standards already in place to fulfill California state licensing, FDA and GCP requirements.

CEO Dr. David Walling states, “Achieving Joint Commission accreditation is a major step toward maintaining excellence and continually improving the care we provide our community and our research partners.”

“In achieving Joint Commission accreditation, Oceanview has demonstrated its commitment to the highest level of care for its patients,” says Mark G. Pelletier, R.N., M.S., chief operating officer, Division of Accreditation and Certification Operations, The Joint Commission. “Accreditation is a voluntary process and I commend Oceanview for successfully undertaking this challenge to elevate its standard of care and instill confidence in the community it serves.” This prestigious accreditation is effective as of August 18th, 2014 and will be up for renewal in 2017.

About The Joint Commission

Founded in 1951, The Joint Commission seeks to continuously improve health care, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating health care organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission is the nation’s oldest and largest standards-setting and accrediting body in health care. Learn more about The Joint Commission at jointcommission.org.

About Oceanview and CNS

Oceanview is a state-licensed and JCAHO accredited Psychiatric Health Facility owned and operated by Collaborative Neuroscience Network, LLC, a leading clinical research center specializing in the testing of new medications and treatments for a variety of mental health, neurological and general health conditions. They have served the pharmaceutical and medical device industries since 1999through their four clinical outpatient locations throughout Northern and Southern California, and Phase I Clinical Pharmacology Unit. Contact Bobbie Theodore for information and feasibility at (916) 939-6696 or clinicaltrials@btheodore.com . Learn more at www.cnstrial.com.