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

Appreciating nurses 365 days a year, not just during Nurses’ Week

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The Joint Commission strongly believes that nurses play a pivotal role in the delivery of high-quality, high-reliability health care.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Behavioral Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Ambulatory Health Care, Hospital, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Home Care, Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing, Palliative Care, Nursing, Nurse, Nurses' Week

05/07/2014

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

The Joint Commission enterprise’s key accomplishments of 2013

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Infographic - The Joint Commission enterprise’s key accomplishments of 2013

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Ambulatory Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Home Care, Health Care Staffing, Disease-Specific Care, Joint Commission History

04/04/2014

Nursing Care Center

7 Steps to Accreditation & Specialty Certification for Nursing Care Centers

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This checklist provides skilled nursing, rehabilitation and long term care facilities a concise overview of the accreditation process.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center

02/24/2014

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Office-Based Surgery, Home Care

Facts about the unannounced survey process

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Find out more about The Joint Commission's unannounced survey process.

Related Topics: Laboratory Accreditation Program, Hospital, Home Care, Fact Sheets, Ambulatory Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Nursing Care Center, Unannounced Survey Process

02/11/2014

Nursing Care Center

Second Certification Option for Nursing Care Centers

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Joint Commission Requirement

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, 2014 Joint Commission Requirement

02/03/2014

Nursing Care Center

Crosswalk to Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI)

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Crosswalk to Quality Assurance Performance Improvement (QAPI).

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Crosswalk

01/31/2014

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Office-Based Surgery, Home Care

Facts about the Tracer Methodology

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The Joint Commission’s on-site survey process includes tracer methodology.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Tracer Methodology, Critical Access Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Fact Sheets, Ambulatory Health Care, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Hospital, Home Care

01/17/2014

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Office-Based Surgery

2014 National Patient Safety Goals Slide Presentation

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Changes for 2014 - A new NPSG focusing on safe clinical alarm management for hospitals and critical access hospitals will be introduced in 2014 with a phased implementation.

Related Topics: Hospital, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Home Care, Critical Access Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Nursing Care Center, National Patient Safety Goals, Behavioral Health Home, NPSG, 2014 National Patient Safety Goals

01/03/2014
01/02/2014

Hospitals, Nursing Care Center, Home Care, Disease-Specific Care

Improving and Measuring Osteoporosis Management

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For postmenopausal females living in North America, the chances of hip fracture due to osteoporosis are greater than the chances of being diagnosed with breast cancer, uterine cancer, or ovarian cancer, combined.

Related Topics: Other Measures, Monograph, Research Resources, Home Care, Hospital, Disease-Specific Care, Nursing Care Center, Monograph, Performance Measurement

12/02/2013
10/30/2013
10/24/2013

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

Tackle your organization’s challenges using Joint Commission tools

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Tools ready for use by C-Suite leaders and organizational quality and safety teams.

Related Topics: Brochure, Leading Practice Library, Targeted Solutions Tool, Core Measure Solutions Exchange, Standards BoosterPak, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Hospital, Home Care, Critical Access Hospital, Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing, Ambulatory Health Care, Nursing Care Center, Speak Up, Sentinel Event

10/11/2013

Nursing Care Center

InTouch - Issue 1, 2013

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Welcome to the new InTouch newsletter (formerly LTC Update) providing news and information about the Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Accreditation program.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, In Touch (Nursing Care Center Newsletter)

09/23/2013

Nursing Care Center

Helping You Choose Quality Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Services

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When you need nursing care or rehabilitation, you should find out some information to help you choose the best nursing and rehabilitation center for you or your loved one. Nursing and rehabilitation centers are also known as nursing homes.

Related Topics: How to Choose an Accreditor, General Public, Nursing Care Center, Patient Education, Nursing Home, Helping You Choose Guides

09/13/2013

Critical Access Hospitals, Nursing Care Center

FSA Submission Now Required for Additional Accreditation Programs

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Joint Commission Requirement

Related Topics: 2013 Joint Commission Requirement, Critical Access Hospital, Nursing Care Center

07/23/2013

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

2014 Accreditation and Certification Decision Rules

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Joint Commission Requirement

Related Topics: 2013 Joint Commission Requirement, Decision Rule, Behavioral Health Home, Palliative Care, Health Care Staffing, Critical Access Hospital, Disease-Specific Care, Hospital, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Home Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Certification, Accreditation, Nursing Care Center

07/23/2013

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

Speak Up: Tips for Your Doctor's Visit

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Updated brochure provides tips to help patients during doctor visits.

Related Topics: Doctor's Visit, Speak Up, Nursing Care Center, General Public, Health Care Staffing, Critical Access Hospital, Disease-Specific Care, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Hospital, Home Care, Behavioral Health Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Transitions of Care Patient Information, Palliative Care

06/03/2013

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

Joint Commission Website E-Alerts

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E-alerts now available for Joint Commission Podcasts - update your subscription to sign up today!

Related Topics: Hospital, Disease-Specific Care, Health Care Staffing, Home Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Nursing Care Center, Laboratory Accreditation Program

04/01/2013

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

Framework for Conducting a Root Cause Analysis and Action Plan

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A Framework for a Root Cause Analysis and Action Plan In Response to a Sentinel Event

Related Topics: Home Care, Health Care Staffing, Disease-Specific Care, Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Ambulatory Health Care, Sentinel Event, Root Cause, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Nursing Care Center, RCA

03/22/2013

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Office-Based Surgery, Home Care

Leading Practice Library

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An online library of solutions to help with health care safety.

 
The Leading Practice Library is a complimentary tool available to organizations that are currently accredited or certified by The Joint Commission.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Behavioral Health Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Home Care, Hospital, Quality Improvement Tools

03/20/2013

Nursing Care Center

Speak Up: Nursing Care Centers

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Everyone has a role in making health care safe. That includes doctors, nurses, nursing assistants and other caregivers. Nursing and rehabilitation centers all across the country are working to make health care safe. You can make your care safer by being active, involved, and informed.

Related Topics: General Public, Nursing Care Center, Speak Up (Accreditation Programs), Speak Up

03/13/2013

Nursing Care Center

Transition Steps to the Reinvented Products for Currently Accredited Organizations

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Attached below are the transition steps, with dates, to help you understand what to expect in the months ahead.

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center

01/07/2013

Ambulatory Health Care, Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals, Behavioral Health Care, Laboratory , Nursing Care Center, Home Care

Speak Up: Five Things You Can Do To Prevent Infection

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Avoiding contagious diseases like the common cold, strep throat, and the flu is important to everyone. Here are five easy things you can do to fight the spread of infection.

Related Topics: Speak Up Infection Control, Speak Up, Nursing Care Center, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Patient Education, Health Care Staffing, General Public, Disease-Specific Care, Hospital, Home Care, Infection Control, Critical Access Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Health Care-Associated Infections, Patient Education Infection

11/30/2012

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