Updates to the Patient Blood Management Certification Program Requirements

The Joint Commission approved new and revised requirements for hospitals and critical access hospitals certified under the Patient Blood Management certification program. The updated requirements will be effective January 1, 2021. The Patient Blood Management certification requirements have been updated to maintain alignment with the 3rd Edition of the AABB Standards for a Patient Blood Management Program.

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Prepublication Standards: Effective January 1, 2021