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Advanced Certification Comprehensive Stroke Centers

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The Joint Commission and American Heart Association/American Stroke Association promoted their Certified Comprehensive Stroke Center program with this advertisement, in the March 2014 issue of Executive Insight.

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01/22/2015
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Webinar Replay for Managing the Measures: A Serious Look at Key Abstraction Concepts for the Comprehensive Stroke (CSTK) Measure Set

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Audio/Visual files from the webinar: Managing the Measures: A Serious Look at Key Abstraction Concepts for the Comprehensive Stroke (CSTK) Measure Set

Related Items: Disease-Specific Care , Previous Webinar , Performance Measures , Webinar , Comprehensive Stroke Center

01/22/2015
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2015 List of ORYX Vendors Supporting eCQM Data Transmissions

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2015 ORYX Vendors Supporting eCQM Measure Sets Data Transmission

Related Items: Performance Measurement , Performance Measurement Systems

01/22/2015
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Core Systems List (for Accreditation and Certification)

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Core Systems List - Updated January 2015

Related Items: Performance Measurement , Performance Measurement Systems

01/22/2015
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Speak Up Video Posters Available in English and Spanish

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Encourage patients and their families to Speak Up with these fun, colorful posters that feature the engaging characters from the Speak Up videos.

Related Items: Speak Up , Speak Up Videos

01/21/2015
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Why providers, patients and families prefer Joint Commission accreditation

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This short video discusses why Joint Commission accreditation is valued by other providers, patients and families.

Related Items: Behavioral Health Care

01/21/2015
News

New Video Educates Patients on Preparing for Surgery

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Health care organizations and providers now have access to a new Joint Commission public service video, “Speak Up: When You’re Having Surgery,” to share with their patients.

Related Items: Patient Safety , Speak Up

01/21/2015
Videos

Speak Up: Cuando a usted le están haciendo cirugía

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Cuando el médico recomienda una cirugía, puede hacer que usted se siente solo y con miedo. Tomando las medidas para estar preparado le ayudará a sentirse más en control.

Related Items: Surgery , Speak Up (Spanish) , Speak Up Videos

01/21/2015
Videos

Speak Up: Preparing for Surgery

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When your doctor recommends surgery, it can make you feel alone and afraid. Taking steps to be prepared will help you feel more in control. 

Podcast: Take 5: Preparing Mentally and Physically for Surgery

Related Items: Surgery , Speak Up , Speak Up Videos

01/21/2015
Blog

Breaking down the new diagnostic imaging standards

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In case you missed it, the new and revised diagnostic imaging standards were released last week. These are the same standards that were supposed to go into effect July, 1, 2014. However, after getting some additional information, Joint Commission postponed the launch of the standards for providers of ambulatory and hospital imaging services. Basically, our customers shared valuable feedback, we listened, and we went back to do more research.

Related Items: Diagnostic Imaging Services , AMBUZZ , Ambulatory , Ambulatory Health Care

01/20/2015
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Critical Access Hospital Accreditation

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New AHA Physician Leadership Education Report.

01/20/2015
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The American Association for Physician Leadership® and The Joint Commission Create New CMO Academy

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The CMO Academy is a series of nine online education courses designed for Chief Medical Officers. Learn management and leadership knowledge and skills to be an effective CMO.

Related Items: Critical Access Hospital , Hospital

01/20/2015
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Audio/Visual files for the Jan 14 webinar: Accreditation Basics: Mythbuster Edition

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This 30-minute webinar, followed by Q&A, provides an overview of behavioral health accreditation including cost and how to get started.

Related Items: Previous Webinar

01/16/2015
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Advanced Certification for Palliative Care Programs

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Advanced Certification for Palliative Care Programs. NEW! 2/3/15 Teleconference Certification for Palliative Care

Related Items: Advanced Certification , Palliative Care , Disease-Specific Care

01/16/2015
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Emergency Management Resources - Vulnerable Populations

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Emergency Management Resources - Vulnerable Populations - Updated January 2015.

Related Items: Emergency Management

01/16/2015
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Eligibility for Hospital Accreditation

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In order for an organization to be accredited under our Hospital program, the following requirements determine eligibility.

Related Items: Hospital , Accreditation , Eligibility

01/15/2015
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Facts about Hospital Accreditation

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The Joint Commission has accredited hospitals for more than 60 years and today it accredits approximately 4,055 general, pediatric, long term acute, psychiatric, rehabilitation and specialty hospitals, and 358 critical access hospitals, through a separate accreditation program.

Related Items: Fact Sheets , Hospital , Accreditation Program

01/15/2015
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Physician Leader Monthly January 2015

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Monthly e-newsletter for physician leaders.

Related Items: Physician , Physician Leader Monthly

01/15/2015
01/15/2015
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Pricing Worksheet - Behavioral Health Care Accreditation - 2015

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2015 worksheet for estimating behavioral health accreditation fees. For any questions, please contact Peggy Lavin at 630-792-5411.

Related Items: Annual Fee , Behavioral Health Care , Cost , Fees , On-site survey fee , Pricing

01/14/2015
Blog

It’s Time to Solve the Long Standing Environment of Care Issues

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In looking over the standards non-compliance trends in the last few years, the environment of care and life safety code issues continue to be the most often scored non-compliant standards in hospitals.

Related Items: Blog , Environment of Care

01/14/2015
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Hospital Accreditation

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New AHA Physician Leadership Education Report.

01/13/2015
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Integrated Care Certification

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In keeping with The Joint Commission’s mission to continuously improve health care for the public, our upcoming Integrated Care Certification program is designed to help improve patient care and outcomes.

Related Items: Hospital , Ambulatory Health Care , Integrated Care Certification

01/13/2015
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2015 Disease-Specific Care Review Process Guide

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The 2015 Disease-Specific Care Review Process Guide for organizations.

Related Items: Becoming Certified , Certification Process , Disease-Specific Care , Resource

01/13/2015
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Facts about the Patient Safety Advisory Group

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In April 2002, The Joint Commission appointed a panel of widely recognized patient safety experts to advise it on the development of Sentinel Event Alert, The Joint Commission’s patient safety newsletter. At that time, the panel was named the Sentinel Event Advisory Group.

Related Items: National Patient Safety Goals , Patient Safety , Sentinel Event , Patient Safety Fact Sheets , Advisory Group Fact Sheets

01/13/2015
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