SEA 52 - Misuse of Vials - Webinar Replay

Take 5: Vial Safety 

Wednesday September 10, 2014


Lisa Waldowski, M.S., APRN, CIC, infection control specialist, discusses The Joint Commission’s Sentinel Event Alert on preventing infection from the misuse of vials as well as The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s “One and Only” campaign. Listen to podcast


Field Reviews Open for Public Comment

Thursday, September 11, 2014


The Joint Commission is seeking input from the field on the:

  • Proposed Requirements for Perinatal Care Certification program. Learn More
  • Proposed revisions to Diagnostic Imaging requirements. Learn More

John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Award

You're Invited!

Tuesday September 2, 2014
Behavioral Health Conference 2014


Join us October 15-16th in Rosemont, IL for our Annual Behavioral Health Conference. Our annual conference will cover topics from strategies to enhance person-centered care, treatment or services to action plans for all behavioral health settings. Get an overview of successful Behavioral Health Home models and learn more about how to become an accreditation champion in your organization. Learn More
Sentinel Event Alert 53: Managing risk during transition to new ISO tubing connector standards

Tubing misconnections continue to cause severe patient injury and death, since tubes with different functions can easily be connected using luer connectors, or connections can be “rigged” (constructed) using adapters, tubing or catheters. Learn More

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Life Care Center of Sarasota

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