Cancer Accreditation

Sharp HealthCare is committed to providing the highest quality and safest patient-centered care. Each year, the cancer committees establish quality improvement standards that are measured and reviewed annually.

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Sharp Grossmont Hospital and Sharp Memorial Hospital have all received accreditation from: 

 Commission on Cancer  

American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Center

National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers National Accreditation Program for Breast Cancers

These hospitals have scored in the top percentile for breast, colon, rectal and lung standards, as required by the Commission on Cancer, which promotes the advancement of quality patient care through various cancer-related programs. Sharp offers programs focusing on:
  • Prevention
  • Early diagnosis
  • Staging
  • Pretreatment evaluation
  • Optimal treatment
  • Rehabilitation
  • Support services
  • Surveillance for recurrent disease
  • End-of-life care

Find a San Diego Oncologist
To find a Sharp-affiliated doctor, search for a San Diego oncologist or call 1-800-82-SHARP (1-800-827-4277), Monday through Friday, 8 am to 6 pm.

For More Cancer Care Information
To find general information about cancer, visit the Cancer Topics in Adult Health or read the Cancer News archive.