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March 27, 2013

Joint Commission Online is The Joint Commission's weekly newsletter and is posted every Wednesday.




Redesigned Laboratory E-App planned for May

In May, The Joint Commission will launch its redesigned Laboratory Electronic Application for Accreditation (E-App). The redesigned general E-App launched in December 2011 and many of the improvements made to that application have been integrated into the Laboratory E-App, including the same look and feel.


Patient safety


Register now! Virtual Symposium on Radiation Safety in Computed Tomography: May 8-10

The University of California, San Francisco is hosting A Virtual Symposium on Radiation Safety in Computed Tomography, May 8-10. Presentations cover CT radiation dosages and strategies to improve the safety and utilization of CT for physicians, technologists, medical physicists, nurses, medical students, researchers and radiology administrators. The symposium also features a number of organizations that are improving the safety of medical imaging.




New resources on Transitions of Care Portal

The Joint Commission’s Transitions of Care Portal has been updated with new resources. Please visit these new pages: Publications by Provider Type and Webinars and Education. In addition, new content has been added throughout the portal.


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