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Nursing Impact at The Joint Commission

Chief Nurse Executive Council
The Chief Nurse Executive Council provides input on issues affecting Nursing and how The Joint Commission can assist nurses in enhancing quality and patient safety. The council also provides advice on improvements to the accreditation process and Joint Commission services offered

Nurses Role in Patient Safety

Nurses are the front line of defense when it comes to preventing errors and promoting patient safety:

Issues Important to Nursing

The Joint Commission is involved in issues important to nursing:

Standards and Guides Pertinent to Nursing Practice

The below resources highlight the standards and guides relevant to Nursing: