Linden Ponds' Continuing Care Center Awarded Accreditation by the Joint Commission

Hingham, MA -Linden Ponds' Continuing Care Center was awarded accreditation by the Joint Commission, an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits and certifies more than 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States.   "The accreditation is another milestone in Linden Ponds' effort to be a leader in person-centered care and commitment to excellence," said Ian Brown, Executive Director, Linden Ponds.  "The Linden Ponds' team should be proud of this accomplishment.  We are grateful and thankful to all for a job well done."    The Joint Commission's mission is "to continuously improve healthcare for the public, in collaboration with other stakeholders, by evaluating healthcare organizations and inspiring them to excel in providing safe and effective care of the highest quality and value."*   About Linden Ponds: Linden Ponds is a full-service continuing care retirement community situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Hingham, Massachusetts. The vibrant campus opened in October 2004, and is home to 1,200 seniors who are enjoying life to the fullest.  Erickson Living is the developer and manager of Linden Ponds. About The Joint Commission: An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies more than 19,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States. Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting certain performance standards. * * http://www.jointcommission.org/