Baltimore City ​Overdose Alert - A spike in overdoses was detected on Wednesday, May 23 in Southwest Baltimore. Such spikes are often related to tainted or particularly potent heroin (including heroin laced with fentanyl). Please share this information and encourage family, friends and neighbors to get trained to administer the overdose-reversing medication, Naloxone.



Joint Commission Accreditation

As a sign of our commitment to performance improvement and quality care, Health Care for the Homeless is voluntarily accredited for behavioral and ambulatory care by the Joint Commission (formerly the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations). Joint Commission accreditation and certification is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization’s commitment to meeting certain performance standards. Health Care for the Homeless is dedicated to ensuring that people experiencing homelessness receive the same high-quality, comprehensive health care that each of us deserves.

To view the Health Care for the Homeless online quality report, to contact the Joint Commission with questions or concerns about our accreditation, or for additional information on the Joint Commission and the health care standards used by reviewers, please visit the following website or contact the Joint Commission by phone, mail or email.

Office of Quality Monitoring
Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
One Renaissance Boulevard
Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181
(800) 994-6610