Joint Commission Public Notice

The Joint Commission conducts an accreditation survey of St.Vincent Clay Hospital on an unannounced basis.

Survey Process

The purpose of the survey is to evaluate the organization’s compliance with nationally established Joint Commission standards. The survey results are used to determine whether, and the conditions under which, accreditation should be awarded to the organization.

Reporting Concerns

Joint Commission standards deal with organizational quality of care issues and the safety of the environment in which care is provided.

If members of the public have any quality of care or safety concerns about our hospital, the Joint Commission encourages you to bring your complaint first to the attention of St.Vincent Clay Hospital. If this does not lead to resolution, submit your concern to The Joint Commission for review.

If you have questions about how to file your complaint, you may contact The Joint Commission at this toll free U.S. telephone number, 8:30 to 5 p.m., Central Time, weekdays.
(800) 994-6610



Office of Quality Monitoring
(630) 792-5636


Office of Quality Monitoring
The Joint Commission
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181