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2017 Perinatal Care Certification Review Process Guide

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The 2017 Perinatal Care Certification Review Process Guide is now available. There are minimal changes to the contents for 2017 and no change to the onsite review process.

Related Items: Hospital , Review Process Guide , Perinatal Care Certification

12/21/2016
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Pricing Worksheet - Surgery Centers/Deemed Status

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Ambulatory Surgery Center/Deemed Status Option - Ambulatory 2017 Fees

Related Items: Ambulatory Health Care , Becoming Accredited , Pricing Worksheet , Toolkit for Ambulatory Surgery Centers

12/21/2016
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2017 Patient Blood Management Certification Review Process Guide

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The Patient Blood Management Certification Review Process Guide (2017) is now available. Contents include a description of the activities that take place during the on-site certification review and tips to prepare for the event.

Related Items: Critical Access Hospital , Hospital , Review Process Guide , Patient Blood Management Certification

12/21/2016
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2017 Review Process Guide for Certification for Palliative Care

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The 2017 Palliative Care Certification Review Process Guide is now available. There are minimal changes to the contents for 2017 and no change to the onsite review process.

Related Items: Home Care , Hospital , Palliative Care , Review Process Guide

12/21/2016
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2017 Disease-Specific Care Review Process Guide

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The 2017 Disease Specific Care Review Process Guide is now available. There are minimal changes to the contents for 2017 and no change to the onsite review process.

Related Items: Becoming Certified , Certification Process , Disease-Specific Care , Resource

12/21/2016
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2017 Health Care Staffing Certification Review Process Guide

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The 2017 Health Care Staffing Services Review Process Guide and Corporate Review Process Addendum are now available. There are minimal changes to the contents for 2017 and no change to the onsite review process.

Related Items: Certification Process , Corporate Review Process , Health Care Staffing , Preparation , Resource , HCSS Program Overview , Review Process Guide

12/21/2016
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Prepublication Standards – Revisions Related to Routine Maintenance in the Laboratory Accreditation Program

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The Joint Commission performed a gap analysis on its molecular and genetic testing standards. As a result of the gap analysis, standards were added.

Related Items: Prepublication Standards , Laboratory Accreditation Program

12/21/2016
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Prepublication Standards – Revisions Related to Molecular and Genetic Testing in the Laboratory Accreditation Program

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The Joint Commission performed a gap analysis on its molecular and genetic testing standards. As a result of the gap analysis, standards were added.

Related Items: Prepublication Standards , Laboratory Accreditation Program

12/21/2016
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Best Blogs of 2016

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2016 was packed with interesting events and information crucial to our ambulatory care community. As each of these issues debuted, they were introduced and explained via our informational blog, AmBuzz – for you – our valued ambulatory care customers.

Related Items: Ambulatory , AMBUZZ , Ambulatory Health Care

12/21/2016
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Prepublication Standards – Revisions Related to Clinical Chemistry and Toxicology in the Laboratory Accreditation Program

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Laboratories have increasingly adopted the use of mass spectrometry in various settings such as drug testing and therapeutic drug monitoring. Mass spectrometry is a continuously advancing analytical technique that has been widely used in clinical laboratories since the early 1900s.

Related Items: Prepublication Standards , Laboratory Accreditation Program

12/21/2016
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Facts about The SAFER Matrix™ scoring process

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The Survey Analysis for Evaluating Risk™ (SAFER™) is a transformative approach for identifying and communicating risk levels associated with deficiencies cited during surveys. The additional information related to risk provided by the SAFER Matrix™ helps organizations prioritize and focus.

12/20/2016
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Facts about the Patient Safety Advisory Group

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In April 2002, The Joint Commission appointed a panel of widely recognized patient safety experts to advise it on the development of Sentinel Event Alert, The Joint Commission’s patient safety newsletter. At that time, the panel was named the Sentinel Event Advisory Group.

Related Items: National Patient Safety Goals , Patient Safety , Sentinel Event , Patient Safety Fact Sheets , Advisory Group Fact Sheets

12/20/2016
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2017 Survey Activity Guide for Ambulatory Health Care Organizations

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The 2017 Ambulatory Care Accreditation Survey Activity Guide for Health Care Organizations is now available. There are minimal changes to the survey process for Ambulatory and Office-based Surgery programs for 2017.

Related Items: Ambulatory Health Care , Survey Activity Guide , Office-Based Surgery

12/20/2016
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Joint Commission Officers

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Joint Commission Officers Added Kin Lee 112/12/16 Re-added Benedicto 10/13/16

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12/16/2016
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Michael W. Kaba, MBA, MS

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Michael W. Kaba, MBA, MS is Chief Human Resources Officer of The Joint Commission

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12/16/2016
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Physician Leader Monthly December 2016

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Monthly e-newsletter for physician leaders.

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

12/13/2016
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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 Items: Health Care Staffing , Certification , Certification Fact Sheets , Certification Program

12/13/2016
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Prepublication Standards – Phase 1 Revisions for Behavioral Health Care Manual Maintenance

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The Joint Commission is reviewing the Behavioral Health Care (BHC) accreditation manual and identifying any standards that require maintenance, such as clarifications to existing language, new elements of performance (EPs), and revisions to notes. The project's first of two phases is complete.

Related Items: Prepublication Standards , Behavioral Health Care

12/13/2016