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Facts about accountability measures

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Learn more about accountability measures—quality measures that meet four criteria designed to identify measures that produce the greatest positive impact on patient outcomes when hospitals demonstrate improvement.

Related Topics: Core Measure Fact Sheets, Core Measures, Performance Measurement, ORYX , Hospital, Critical Access Hospital, Fact Sheets, Accountability Measures, Top Performer

12/10/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

America’s Hospitals: Improving Quality and Safety – The Joint Commission’s Annual Report 2014

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The 2014 report includes The Joint Commission’s list of Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® hospitals. Now, 36.9 percent or 1,224 Joint Commission-accredited hospitals reporting accountability measure performance data to The Joint Commission for 2013 are Top Performer hospitals.

Related Topics: Critical Access Hospital, Annual Report, Hospital, Top Performer

11/13/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Facts about Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® Program

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Launched in September 2011, The Joint Commission’s Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®* program recognizes accredited hospitals that attain excellence on accountability measure performance.

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11/13/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Hospital List of The Joint Commission’s Top Performer on Key Quality Measures®

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The Joint Commission recognizes the following accredited hospitals that attained excellence in accountability measure performance during calendar year 2013.

Related Topics: Top Performer, Hospital, Critical Access Hospital

11/13/2014

Hospitals

List of 2014 Accountability Measures (For 2015 Recognition)

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The Accountability Measure list includes an additional column where a check is displayed next to each individual measure for which CY 2014 data will be used for Top Performer Recognition in 2015.

Related Topics: Hospital, Top Performer

10/31/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Top Performer 2014 Eligibility Criteria (For 2015 Recognition)

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Joint Commission-accredited hospitals and critical access hospitals reporting ORYX data on one or more core measure sets, which contain accountability measures identified for inclusion in The Joint Commission’s calculation of accountability measure composite rates for calendar year 2014...

Related Topics: Eligibility , Top Performer, Hospital, Critical Access Hospital, Accountability Measures

07/29/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Demonstrating High Reliability on Accountability Measures at The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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The need to improve the quality of health care is well documented. Despite decades of efforts, patients continue to suffer preventable harm, often from the omission of recommended medical therapies.

Related Topics: High Reliability, Top Performer, Hospital, Critical Access Hospital

10/29/2013

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Top Performer 2013 Eligibility Criteria (For 2014 Recognition)

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Joint Commission-accredited hospitals and critical access hospitals reporting ORYX data on one or more core measure sets, which contain accountability measures identified for inclusion in The Joint Commission’s calculation of accountability measure composite rates for calendar year 2013...

Related Topics: Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Accountability Measures, Top Performer

10/29/2013

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Improving America’s Hospitals: The Joint Commission’s Annual Report on Quality and Safety 2013

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The 2013 report includes The Joint Commission’s list of Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® hospitals. Thirty-three percent of all Joint Commission-accredited hospitals that reported accountability measure data to The Joint Commission in 2012 are recognized as Top Performer hospitals.

Related Topics: Top Performer, Annual Report, Hospital, Critical Access Hospital

10/29/2013

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

List of 2013 Accountability Measures (For 2014 Recognition)

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The Accountability Measure list includes an additional column where a check is displayed next to each individual measure for which current year 2013 data will be used for Top Performer Recognition in 2014.

Related Topics: Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Accountability Measures, Top Performer

10/29/2013

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