Who we are
The Joint Commission of Taiwan (JCT) is an organization established in 1999 funding by the Ministry of Health and Welfare, Taiwan Hospital Association, Taiwan Non-government Hospitals and Clinics Association, and Taiwan Medical Association.
With credit and trust earned from society for its honesty, integrity and neutrality in implementing accreditation, certification and onsite inspection activities over time, JCT has qualified to become a professional accrediting organization which is certified by the International Society for Quality in Health Care Ltd. (ISQua). JCT is also committed to promoting quality and patient safety concepts, the use of quality management tools, and healthcare professionals training, in order to help administrators of healthcare organizations and professional healthcare providers to improve healthcare quality.
With experience in promoting and participating in the reform of Taiwan healthcare system for years, JCT has developed expertise and established a solid foundation. Also, the capacity of continuous innovation and development allows JCT to create extraordinary value. Step by step, JCT is making continuous efforts to be the promoter of healthcare quality, in order to develop the partnership between people and the healthcare facilities and to enhance healthcare quality. In the future, JCT will be toward highly regarded accreditation and quality improve quality organization with “worldwide perspective”, hoping that people can receive the safe, high quality, efficient, and human-centeredness healthcare services.
The purpose of JCT is to promote, execute, and certify the nation’s healthcare quality policies. In addition, JCT also aims to enhance healthcare organizations in their management, promote the harmony between the providers and patients relationship and enhance the nation’s healthcare quality.
JCT received the certifications of both ISO 9001 : 2015 and ISO 27001 : 2013 on Nov 17, 2016 and August 10, 2018 which prove the conforming of ISO standards of the organization. Below are the certificates of registration for the two ISO certifications.