Dr. Jacobs' office surgical suite is accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). "Accreditation" means that Dr. Jacobs' facility has volunteered to undergo a challenging, comprehensive evaluation. A significant extra effort has been made to review and improve key factors that can affect the quality and safety of patient care. Only a small percentage of outpatient settings have undergone and passed this evaluation.
Accreditation by the Joint Commission is considered to be the "gold standard" in healthcare. Hospitals have been evaluated by the Joint Commission for more than 50 years. Dr. Jacobs' facility has been subjected to the same degree of scrutiny as the hospitals in your community.
The fact that Dr. Jacobs surgical facility has received this evaluation shows an extraordinary commitment to provide safe, high-quality care and a willingness to be measured against the highest standards of performance.
|Person||Elliot Jacobs, M.D.|
|City||New York, NY|
|Address||815 Park Avenue|
|Phone Number||(212) 570-6080|
Elliot Jacobs, M.D.
Dr. Elliot William Jacobs, M.D. received his undergraduate education from Queens College and his Medical Degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He completed his internship and residency in General Surgery at Mount Sinai Hospital and then continued a Mount Sinai as resident and chief resident in Plastic Surgery.
Dr. Jacobs is certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Surgeons and the International College of Surgeons. He is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and Mensa.