Licensing & Accreditation

Cottonwood Creek Behavioral Hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Behavioral Healthcare Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.

The Joint Commission’s standards are developed in consultation with health care experts and providers, measurement experts and patients. They are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus to help health care organizations measure, assess and improve performance. The surveyors also conducted onsite observations and interviews.

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Additionally, Cottonwood Creek Behavioral Hospital is licensed through the Idaho Department of Health & Welfare.

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