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Comprehensive Cardiac Center

Facts about Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification

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In 2017, The Joint Commission launched its Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification, a voluntary program for Joint Commission-accredited hospitals seeking an independent evaluation and recognition of their comprehensive cardiac center services.

Related Topics: Hospital, Certification, Comprehensive Cardiac Center Certification

03/02/2017

Medication Compounding Certification

Facts about Medication Compounding Certification

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In January 2017, The Joint Commission began offering Medication Compounding Certification. The program was developed in response to patient safety and quality events related to medication compounding, including a multistate meningitis outbreak in 2012.

Related Topics: Medication Compounding, Certification, Hospital, Home Care

03/02/2017

Facts about accreditation and certification decisions

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Fact sheet about Joint Commission accreditation and certification decisions.

Related Topics: Accreditation Decisions, Certification Decisions, Certification, Accreditation, Fact Sheets

01/19/2017

Health Care Staffing Services

Facts about Health Care Staffing Services Certification

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The Joint Commission’s Health Care Staffing Services (HCSS) Certification Program provides an independent, comprehensive evaluation of a staffing firm’s ability to provide qualified and competent staffing services.

Related Topics: Health Care Staffing, Certification, Certification Fact Sheets, Certification Program

12/13/2016

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Office-Based Surgery, Home Care, Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing Services, Palliative Care

Facts about Joint Commission Accreditation and Certification

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Today, nearly 21,000 health care organizations and programs in the United States have been or accredited or certified by The Joint Commission.

Related Topics: Certification, Accreditation, About The Joint Commission, Fact Sheets

10/27/2016

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing Services, Palliative Care, Integrated Care , Perinatal Care

Benefits of Joint Commission Certification

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Learn more about the benefits of Joint Commission certification.

Related Topics: Certification Fact Sheets, Benefits of Certification, Certification

10/26/2016

Integrated Care

Parrish Medical Center is the first organization in the nation to achieve Integrated Care Certification from The Joint Commission

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Parrish Medical Center is the first organization in the country to successfully achieve Integrated Care Certification.

Related Topics: Integrated Care Certification, Certification

09/19/2016

Disease-Specific Care

Apply Now for Disease-Specific Care Certification

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The certification process is initiated when an organization completes and submits the Application for Certification.

Related Topics: Certification, Disease-Specific Care

08/31/2015

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care

Facts about Primary Stroke Center Certification

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The Joint Commission's Primary Stroke Center Certification Program was developed in collaboration with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA). Currently, there are more than 1,000 certified primary stroke centers in 49 states plus Puerto Rico.

Related Topics: Primary Stroke, Certification, Certification Fact Sheets, Certification Program

01/06/2015

Health Care Staffing Services

Recording and Slides from Quick Start to Certification: Health Care Staffing Services Certification Preparation

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December 5, 2014

 
Previous teleconference about the benefits of health care staffing certification.

Related Topics: HCS Previous Teleconferences, Previous Webinar, Certification, Health Care Staffing

12/08/2014

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care

Recording and Slides from Quick Start to Certification: Disease-Specific Care Certification Preparation

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December 3, 2014

 
Previous teleconference about the benefits of certification.

Related Topics: Disease-Specific Care, Previous Webinar, Teleconferences, Certification

12/05/2014

Health Care Staffing Services

Healthcare Staffing: How ready is my staffing firm?

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"How ready is my firm to apply today?" Take the quiz.

Related Topics: Certification, Health Care Staffing

10/10/2014

Health Care Staffing Services

Have you considered hiring Joint Commission certified staffing firms?

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Did you know that by contracting with Joint Commission certified staffing firms, you may be meeting key HR accreditation requirements?

Related Topics: Certification, Hospital

04/22/2014

Disease-Specific Care

Eligibility for Chest Pain Certification

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Unique Details Chest Pain Certification.

Related Topics: Certification, Disease-Specific Care, Chest Pain, Eligibility

01/23/2014

Disease-Specific Care

Chest Pain Certification Process

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Chest pain programs that successfully demonstrate compliance in all three areas are awarded certification for a two-year period.

Related Topics: Chest Pain, Disease-Specific Care, Certification

01/23/2014

Health Care Staffing Services

Certification Measure Information Process (CMIP): What’s Due & When?

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Certification Measure Information Process

Related Topics: Health Care Staffing, Certification

04/04/2013

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing Services

Examples of how to use the Gold Seal®

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Examples of how a staffing organization may wish to use The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® to promote its certification.

Related Topics: Certification, Gold Seal

08/04/2011

Health Care Staffing Services

2010 Written Documentation Requirements

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Health Care Staffing Certification

 

Related Topics: Health Care Staffing, Certification

12/13/2009

Quality Check

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