Sentinel Event Alert 54: Safe use of health information technology


Health information technology (health IT) is rapidly evolving and its use is growing, presenting new challenges to health care organizations. Read Alert | Watch Video | Safe Health IT Course

Ambulatory Accreditation Essentials

Prepublication Standards – Revisions to Deemed Program Requirements for Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals

Revisions to Deemed Program Requirements for Hospitals and Critical Access Hospitals to align with changes made in the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Conditions of Participation (CoPs). Learn More
Electronic Patient Blood Management Performance Measures - Call for Public Comment

The Joint Commission is seeking volunteers to comment on a new set of electronic Patient Blood Management Performance Measure (ePBM) profiles. Learn More
Call for Nominations: Tobacco Treatment eCQM Task Force

Nominations are being accepted through April 5, 2015, for the Tobacco Treatment eCOM Task Force. This group of health IT professionals will help guide the re-engineering of three tobacco treatment measures as electronic clinical quality measures. Learn More

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Our experience with obtaining deemed status through Joint Commission accreditation has been challenging, but rewarding. Meeting Joint Commission standards gave structure to our ambulatory surgery center from leadership and patient safety to infection control, performance improvement and emergency management.
Wendy M. Bouchard, R.N., CGRN - Clinical Manager
Endo Surgi Center of Old Bridge

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