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St. Joseph's General Hospital Elliot Lake


Accredited by Accreditation Canada

Every four years, SJGHEL undergoes an intensive evaluation process. Accreditation Canada, an independent organization that sets standards for quality and safety in health care and accredits health organization in Canada and around the world, assesses our services and compares them to standards of excellence. It allows organizations such as SJGHEL, to understand how to make better use of their resources, increase efficiency, enhance quality and safety, and reduce risk.

In September 2021, three surveyors from Accreditation Canada used over 2,100 criteria to evaluate the Hospital, St. Joseph’s Manor, and The Oaks/Camillus Centre. SJGHEL met 94% of the requirements and was awarded the status of Accredited until 2025.