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Nursing Care Center

Nursing Care Center: 2015 National Patient Safety Goals

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2015 National Patient Safety Goals

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, National Patient Safety Goals

11/14/2014

Hospitals

Comparison between Malcolm Baldrige Award Criteria and Joint Commission Standards

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Comparison between Malcolm Baldrige Award Criteria and Joint Commission Standards

Related Topics: Baldrige, Crosswalk, Standards

11/13/2014

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

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: Hospital, Critical Access 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.

Related Topics: Top Performer, Critical Access Hospital, Hospital

11/13/2014

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care

Recording and Slides from Stroke Core Measure Update: STK-4 Thrombolytic Therapy Teleconference

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November 5, 2014

 
Recording and Slides from Stroke Core Measure Update: STK-4 Thrombolytic Therapy Teleconference - November 5, 2014

Related Topics: Comprehensive Stroke Center, Disease-Specific Care, Core Measures, Stroke, Primary Stroke Previous Teleconference, Teleconferences, Previous Webinar

11/06/2014

Critical Access Hospitals

Revised Equipment Maintenance Standards for Critical Access Hospitals

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Revised Equipment Maintenance Standards for Critical Access Hospitals

Related Topics: 2014 Joint Commission Requirement, Critical Access Hospital

11/05/2014

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

Clarification of the Pain Management Standard

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Joint Commission Requirement

Related Topics: Nursing Care Center, Ambulatory Health Care, Hospital, Home Care, Critical Access Hospital, 2014 Joint Commission Requirement

11/05/2014

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

Standards by Program Related to IC and EM for Ebola Situations

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Standards Supporting Preparedness and Collaboration

 
Standards by Accreditation Program Related to Infection Control and Emergency Management for Ebola Situations

Related Topics: Critical Access Hospital, Home Care, Hospital, Infection Control, Ambulatory Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Nursing Care Center, Laboratory Accreditation Program, Ebola Preparedness, Emergency Management

11/05/2014

Hospitals

Joint Commission standards - safely and effectively managing the infectious Ebola patient

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Joint Commission standards - safely and effectively managing the infectious Ebola patient.

Related Topics: Hospital, Ebola Preparedness

11/05/2014

Ann Scott Blouin, RN, PhD, FACHE

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Executive Vice President of Customer Relations

 
Ann Scott Blouin,RN, PhD, FACHE, Executive Vice President of Customer Relations

Related Topics: Staff Biographies

11/03/2014

Ambulatory Health Care

PCMH - Ambulatory Question & Answer Guide

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Question & Answer Guide for PCMH Certification for Accredited Ambulatory Health Care Organizations

Related Topics: Ambulatory Health Care Accreditation, Primary Care Medical Home Certification Option

11/01/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Ebola Preparedness: A CDC/Joint Commission Webinar

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This webinar provides information on recommended hospital protocols and containing the spread of infectious disease.

Related Topics: Ebola Preparedness

10/30/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

2015 Flexible ORYX Reporting Options and Core Measure Set Selection Form

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Effective with January 1, 2015 discharges accredited hospitals have the flexibility of meeting their ORYX measure reporting requirements through one of three options.

Related Topics: Core Measures, Hospital ORYX Forms, Performance Measurement, ORYX , Hospital

10/28/2014

The Joint Commission - Inspiring Health Care Excellence

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This brochure provides an overview of the services, standards and quality and safety efforts of The Joint Commission, including the work of the Center for Transforming Healthcare, Joint Commission Resources and Joint Commission International.

Related Topics: Center for Transforming Healthcare, Joint Commission Resources, Joint Commission International, About The Joint Commission

10/27/2014
10/23/2014

Stroke

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The stroke (STK) measures were developed in collaboration with the American Heart Association (AHA)/American Stroke Association (ASA)/Brain Attack Coalition (BAC) for use by Disease-Specific Care (DSC)-certified primary stroke centers.

Related Topics: Performance Measurement, Core Measure Set, Transitions of Care and Performance Measurement

10/23/2014
10/23/2014

Advanced Disease-Specific Care Certification , Disease-Specific Care

Teleconference Audio Replay: Inpatient Diabetes: Be an Ace about the Follow-Up Appointment Prior to Discharge - October 16, 2014

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Topic: Inpatient Diabetes Certification Standard DSDF.6 EP.1.a

 
This special Question and Answer Teleconference is about the Advanced Inpatient Diabetes Care Standard DSDF.6 EP.1.a: Prior to discharge, a follow-up diabetes management appointment is made for the patient.

Related Topics: Inpatient Diabetes Previous Teleconference, Teleconferences, Disease-Specific Care

10/17/2014

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, Palliative Care

Physician Leader Monthly October 2014

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Monthly e-newsletter for physician leaders.

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

10/16/2014

Hospitals, Critical Access Hospitals

Surgical Care Improvement Project

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The Surgical Care Improvement Project (SCIP) is a national quality partnership of organizations interested in improving surgical care by significantly reducing surgical complications. SCIP Partners include the Steering Committee of 10 national organizations who have pledged their commitment. . .

Related Topics: Performance Measurement, Core Measure Set, Health Care-Associated Infections

10/16/2014

Hospital-Based Inpatient Psychiatric Services

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The Joint Commission and the National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems (NAPHS), the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (NASMHPD) and the NASMHPD Research Institute, Inc. (NRI) collaborated on the development of a set of core performance measures.

Related Topics: Transitions of Care and Performance Measurement, Core Measure Set, Performance Measurement

10/16/2014

Hospitals

Emergency Department

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The Emergency Department (ED) measure set was developed by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and has been adopted by The Joint Commission’s ORYX program in order to maintain alignment with CMS reporting requirements.

Related Topics: Core Measure Set

10/16/2014

Hospitals

Children's Asthma Care

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Three Children's Asthma Care measures were introduced for implementation effective April 1, 2007. Data collection for the measure set began with April 2007 discharges. CAC-3 was initially implemented as a test measure pending National Quality Forum (NQF) endorsement.

Related Topics: Performance Measurement, Core Measure Set, Hospital, Transitions of Care and Performance Measurement

10/16/2014