Northern Westchester Hospital accreditations come from a variety of reputable programs and colleges.
The Breast Institute holds several accreditations.
National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
The Breast Institute at Northern Westchester Hospital has been granted a three-year full-accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons.
This accreditation provides further affirmation of The Breast Institute at NWH’s clinical excellence in the New York metro area, and its ongoing commitment to the early diagnosis and speedy and comprehensive treatment of breast cancer.
NAPBC-accreditation is granted only to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the best in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment and is able to comply with established NAPBC standards. Each center must undergo a rigorous evaluation and review its performance and compliance with the NAPBC standards. To maintain accreditation, centers must undergo an on-site review every three (3) years.
Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
The Women’s Imaging Center at Northern Westchester Hospital has been acclaimed a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). NWH is the first hospital in Westchester with this Center of Excellence designation.
For more information on Northern Westchester Hospital accreditations visit the Accreditations Page of our main website.
Call 914.242.7640 to schedule an appointment with The Breast Institute at NWH.