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Physician Leader Monthly November 2020

New white paper! COVID-19 Lessons Learned: A Resource for Recovery

From Joint Commission Resources and Deloitte, this paper catalogues a broad array of lessons learned during the period of March through August 2020 that are based on discussions with a diverse group of health care leaders; assessments of readiness/preparedness efforts across national, regional and local stakeholders; and a review of public documents.

In other news… 

Blogs for Docs 

Call to Exempt Physicians from Proposed Changes to U.S. Immigration Policy: The members of Coalition for Physician Accountability – including The Joint Commission – are extremely concerned at the recent proposed rule by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and Department of Homeland Security to eliminate "duration status" as an authorized period of stay for physician non-immigrant visas.

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Hot Off the Press 

November Journal: Includes a study that used electronic health record data to analyze maternal and neonatal delivery complications.

New Quick Safety: The optimal use of telehealth to deliver safe patient care Joint Commission offers tips for ASCs on an effective COVID response | Healthcare Facilities Today

Media Wrap-up

Joint Commission offers tips for ASCs on an effective COVID response | Healthcare Facilities Today

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Multimedia Features

New podcast on COVID-19 white paper

Marwa Zohdy, PhD, CJCP, Vice President, Global Consulting Services, Joint Commission Resources/Joint Commission International, expands on some of the topics discussed in the "COVID-19 Lessons Learned" white paper. [9:49]

"We hope that this paper will be a valuable resource and framework to help health care providers meet the current crisis, prepare for the next crisis, and continue to improve care delivery overall," Zohdy said.

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