Jan 18, 2012 Las Vegas, NV

Navneet Sharda, MD of Las and related corporations, Cancer Care Center and Sharda Sun Medical Group, PLLC were awarded The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval last week, recognizing Dr. Sharda’s dedication to meeting or exceeding The Joint Commission’s national standards for health care quality and safety in ambulatory care organizations. The accreditation award recognizes Dr. Navneet Sharda’s demonstrated commitment to the best care of his patients through continuous compliance with The Joint Commission’s highest national standards for health care excellence.

This award was achieved after a rigorous unannounced on-site survey in December 2011. A team of Joint Commission expert surveyors evaluated all aspects of Dr. Navneet Sharda’s physical location and patient care protocols for compliance with the most rigorous standards of care specific to the needs of his patients, including continuous quality improvement, infection control, leadership, facility safety, CT scan and Linear Accelerator quality, and medication management.

Since 1975, The Joint Commission has been the recognized leader in developing state of the art standards for outpatient ambulatory care organizations. The Federal government relies upon The Joint Commission surveyors to determine quality and assist medical facilities in achieving best practices. For more information about The Joint Commission, please visit [“Organizations that strive for accreditation in ambulatory care from The Joint Commission are demonstrating the highest commitment to quality and safety to their patients, staff and their community,” states Michael Kulczycki, executive director, Ambulatory Care Accreditation Program, The Joint Commission. “I commend Doctor Navneet Sharda for successfully achieving this pinnacle of achievement and for his dedication to continually improving patient care.”

“As an absolutely independent and impartial third party organization with worldwide experience in evaluating health care organizations, I am pleased that The Joint Commission has recognized our commitment to the highest standards of patient care and continuous quality improvement and hope that this Gold Seal will bring confidence to our patients while providing a framework for best practices in the ever changing healthcare environment,” stated Dr. Navneet Sharda, Medical Director.