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Advanced Certification

Eligibility for Advanced Certification in Ventricular Assist Device

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Joint Commission -accredited hospital performing VAD as a destination therapy are eligible to receive the certification distinction.

Related Topics: Ventricular Assist Device, Disease-Specific Care

04/24/2014

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

Behavioral Health Care

Audio/Visual Files for Apr 16 webinar: Adding Behavioral Health Home Services

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Audio/Visual Files for Apr 16 webinar: Adding Behavioral Health Home Services: Considerations for Quality.

Related Topics: Previous Webinar

04/21/2014

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, Palliative Care

Physician Leader Monthly - April 2014

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Monthly e-newsletter for physician leaders. .

Related Topics: Physician Leader Monthly

04/18/2014

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, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Ambulatory Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital, Home Care, Health Care Staffing, Disease-Specific Care, Joint Commission History

04/04/2014

Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient-and Family-Centered Care

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A Roadmap for Hospitals

 
This monograph was developed by The Joint Commission to inspire hospitals to integrate concepts from the communication, cultural competence, and patient- and family-centered care fields into their organizations.

Related Topics: Research Resources, Hospital, Behavioral Health Care, Ambulatory Health Care, Monograph

04/03/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Advancing Effective Communication, Cultural Competence, and Patient- and Family-Centered Care for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Community

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A Field Guide

 
This field guide from The Joint Commission urges U.S. hospitals to create a more welcoming, safe and inclusive environment that contributes to improved health care quality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) patients and their families.

Related Topics: Papers, Advancing Effective Communication, LGBT, Health Equity

04/03/2014

Ambulatory Health Care

Revised Eligibility Requirements for Ambulatory Care

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Joint Commission Requirement.

Related Topics: 2014 Joint Commission Requirement, Ambulatory Health Care

03/31/2014

Home Care

Home Health Deemed Surveys Document Hand Hygiene Lapses

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Joint Commission Requirement.

Related Topics: 2014 Joint Commission Requirement

03/31/2014

Advanced Certification

Advanced Certification in Palliative Care - Brochure

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Palliative Care Certification updated brochure highlighting benefits of certification

Related Topics: Brochure, Palliative Care, Disease-Specific Care, Advanced Certification

03/26/2014

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, Palliative Care

Facts about Joint Commission standards

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Joint Commission standards are the basis of an objective evaluation process that can help health care organizations measure, assess and improve performance.

Related Topics: Behavioral Health Care, Fact Sheets, Accreditation, Standards

03/25/2014

Antimicrobial Stewardship - Pfizer IGLC Funded Project

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The Antimicrobial Stewardship Request for Proposal (RFP) focused on accelerating the development and adoption of evidence-based approaches that have the capacity to prevent or contain antimicrobial resistance (AMR), and support and promote appropriate use of antimicrobial agents.

Related Topics: Research Projects

03/24/2014

Pfizer Independent Grants for Learning and Change (IGLC) Collaboration

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The Joint Commission and Pfizer Independent Grants for Learning and Change (IGLC) are collaborating to provide grant opportunities that support an array of projects designed to accelerate the adoption of evidence-based innovations that improve patient care and safety.

Related Topics: Research Projects

03/24/2014

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

Accreditation Process Overview

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The Joint Commission’s accreditation process seeks to help organizations identify and resolve problems and to inspire them to improve the safety and quality of care and services provided. The process focuses on systems critical to the safety and the quality of care, treatment and services.

Related Topics: Fact Sheets, Accreditation Process, Behavioral Health Care, Accreditation

03/19/2014

Behavioral Health Care

Audio/Visual Files for Mar 13 webinar: Strategies for a Successful Survey

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Learn more about what happens during a Behavioral Health on-site survey from Merlin Wessels, Associate Director and Joint Commission surveyor.

Related Topics: Previous Webinar

03/17/2014

Facts about the Board of Commissioners

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The Board of Commissioners is The Joint Commission’s governing body, providing policy leadership and oversight.

Related Topics: Fact Sheets, Hospital, About The Joint Commission, Board of Commissioners, Corporate Fact Sheets

03/14/2014

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, Palliative Care

Physician Leader Monthly - March 2014

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Monthly e-newsletter for physician leaders.

Related Topics: Physician Leader Monthly, Chief Medical Officer, Physician

03/14/2014

Facts about the Nursing Advisory Council

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The Nursing Advisory Council, established in 2003, counsels The Joint Commission on present and evolving nursing- and patient care-related issues that are impacting health care quality and patient safety; shares perspectives on Joint Commission initiatives that may impact the nursing profession. . .

Related Topics: Nurse, Fact Sheets, Advisory Group Fact Sheets

03/14/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

The "Patient Flow Standard" and the 4-Hour Recommendation

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In September 2012, The Joint Commission published revisions to Leadership (LD) Standard LD.04.03.11, known as the "patient flow standard."

Related Topics: Hospital, Critical Access Hospital

03/13/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Navigating the Challenges of Patient Flow and Boarding in Hospitals - Storyboard

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The background, requirements, and challenges of meeting The Joint Commission's expanded patient flow and boarding standards and how they can help your organization improve patient safety and the quality of care provided to the vulnerable patient populations you serve.

Related Topics: Critical Access Hospital, Hospital

03/13/2014

Health Care Staffing Services

How Ready Is My Staffing Firm for Joint Commission Certification? (A readiness checklist)

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Take this quick quiz and find out! If you answered “yes” to at least 17 questions, your organization has the sound business principles in place that form the backbone of our certification review.

Related Topics: Preparation, Resource, Health Care Staffing, Certification Process, Certification Basics

03/12/2014

Hospitals

Hospital Medical Record Statistics Form

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Download the current version of the Hospital Medical Record Statistics Form.

Related Topics: Forms, Hospital Accreditation Process Information, Medical Records

03/11/2014

Home Care

Accreditation for Infusion Pharmacy

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To meet our home infusion pharmacy standards, a pharmacy must provide a full spectrum assessment, care planning, reassessment and performance improvement activities.

Related Topics: Home Care, Infusion, Pharmacy

03/10/2014

Home Care

Joint Commission Accreditation for DMEPOS Organizations

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Positioning your company as a customer focused, quality-oriented partner.

Related Topics: Value Brochure, Home Care

03/10/2014

Home Care

Joint Commission Accreditation for Hospice Organizations

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Inspiring the highest level of care for patients with life-limiting illnesses and their families.

Related Topics: Home Care, Hospice, Value Brochure

03/10/2014

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