Published monthly, The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety is a peer-reviewed publication dedicated to providing health professionals with the information they need to promote the quality and safety of health care.

The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety invites original manuscripts on the development, adaptation, and/or implementation of innovative thinking, strategies, and practices in improving quality and safety in health care. Case studies, program or project reports, reports of new methodologies or new applications of methodologies, research studies on the effectiveness of improvement interventions, and commentaries on issues and practices are all considered.

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About

Editor-in-Chief: David W. Baker, MD, MPH, FACP
Managing Editor: Dojna Shearer
Deputy Editor: Kevin J. O’Leary, MD, MS
Deputy Editor: Kanekal Gautham, MD, DM, MS, FAAP
Statistical Consultant: Stephen Schmaltz, Ph.D.
Executive Director, Publications: Catherine Chopp Hinckley, MA, Ph.D.

Editorial Policy
No statement in The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety should be construed as an official position of The Joint Commission or Joint Commission Resources unless otherwise stated. In particular, there has been no official review with regard to matters of standards compliance.

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Dojna Shearer, Managing Editor
Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety
(630) 268-4838