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Det Norske Veritas Healthcare (DNV Healthcare) The term 'Det Norske Veritas Healthcare (DNV Healthcare)' as it applies to the area of hospitals can be defined as 'DNV Healthcare, established in 1864, is an independent, international foundation with a purpose to safe guard life, property and the environment. Increasing patient safety and reducing errors in healthcare is an important part of that purpose. DNV Healthcare obtained CMS-approval for their hospital accreditation program in September 2008. DNV Healthcare’s hospital accreditation program is unique in that it integrates the ISO 9001 standards (international quality standards that define minimum requirements for a quality management system) and the Medicare hospital conditions of participation'.
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