Licensing & Accreditation

Haven Behavioral Hospital of West Chester has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Behavioral Healthcare Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal is a symbol of quality that reflects a health care organization’s commitment to providing safe and quality patient care.

The Joint Commission’s standards are developed in consultation with health care experts and providers, measurement experts and patients. They are informed by scientific literature and expert consensus to help health care organizations measure, assess and improve performance. The surveyors also conducted onsite observations and interviews.

If you have concerns about patient safety and/or quality of care, you can contact Haven’s Risk
Manager by calling 484-835-2005 or contact The Joint Commission at

For more information about the The Joint Commission, please visit:

Additionally, Haven Behavioral Hospital of West Chester is licensed through the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, Office of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.