We're proud of our exceptional record for cancer care. For a full report on quality scores across the UC San Diego Health, see
Quality and Safety at UC San Diego Health or the links below.
UC San Diego Health's cancer program is accredited by the
Commission on Cancer (CoC) of the American College of Surgeons (ACoS), which collects standardized data from CoC-accredited health care settings to measure cancer care quality. The CoC sets quality of care measures for breast and colorectal cancer.
Reports for UC San Diego Health:
The Leapfrog Group is a coalition of public and private purchasers of employee health coverage founded in 2000 to work for improvements in health care safety, quality and affordability. The Leapfrog Group surveys over 1,300 hospitals and assesses performance on several metrics, including high-risk surgeries such as pancreatic resection and esophageal resection.