Revisions to EC, LS chapters set to take effect on Jan. 1, 2023
Several revisions have been made to requirements in the Environment of Care (EC) and Life Safety (LS) chapters for Joint Commission-accredited nursing homes and assisted living communities.
The changes include revised elements of performance (EPs) that clarify and/or strengthen expectations for accredited organizations as they relate to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) codes. The changes will take effect Jan. 1, 2023.
View the prepublication standards.