Requirements Revised for Home Health Agencies
Effective immediately, The Joint Commission revised Standards to HR.01.03.01, EPs 15, 27 and 30; PC.01.02.05, EPs 3 and 5: and PC.04.01.01, EP 30 to address comprehensive assessment completion, supervisory visits for aides, and assessment and retraining of aides. The Joint Commission also revised PC.02.01.05, EP 11 to include "allowed practitioner" in the list of individuals who can establish and update care plans. These changes will be reflected in the July 2022 Edition® update and July 2022 hard copy publications.
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